Oct
1
Tue
Tough Mudder Series
Oct 1 – Nov 1 all-day
Tough Mudder Series
Every journey starts with a single step. Start yours here, then see how far you can take it. Whether a fun 5-miler or a 10-mile chance to really push your limits, Tough Mudder has the challenge for you. The courses are engineered so that teamwork isn’t just encouraged; it’s required. With the help of your fellow Mudders, you’ll overcome best-in-class...
Nov
3
Sun
TCS New York City Marathon @ New York, NY
Nov 3 all-day
TCS New York City Marathon @ New York, NY | New York | New York | United States
Run the city that never sleeps! This famous 26.2 mile course leads runners through a full tour of New York City's five boroughs. Start in Staten Island and continue through Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, and the Bronx before the grand finale in Central Park. This race is known for its crowd support, elite racers, and celebrity sightings. until the 2019 New...
Nov
11
Mon
2019 Annual Campaign
Nov 11 – Dec 31 all-day
OAR's 2019 Annual Campaign is in full swing! Your support has helped OAR have another great year, which brought: The total number of hires through our Hire Autism employment initiative to 56 individuals with autism We surpassed $4 million in total research funded A brand-new online resource, Sex Ed. for Self-Advocates, which focuses on sexuality and sex education for teens...
Dec
3
Tue
Giving Tuesday 2019
Dec 3 all-day
Giving Tuesday 2019
We all get two days of great shopping deals with Black Friday and Cyber Monday. On #GivingTuesday, we have a day of giving back. #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving, that our organization is proud to take part in. This December, OAR turns 18 and we want your help raising $18,000 to celebrate! Your donation is critical to our...
Dec
11
Wed
Webinar: Unstuck and On Target: Improving Young People’s Executive Function Skills @ GoToWebinar
Dec 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
until the webinar begins! Unstuck and On Target: Improving Young People’s Executive Function Skills This webinar will introduce participants to Unstuck and On Target (UOT), a cognitive behavioral intervention that improves young people’s executive function skills. Presented by Laura G. Anthony, PhD and John F. Strang, PsyD Description Unstuck and On Target (UOT) is an empirically-supported executive function intervention, with...
Apr
9
Thu
Webinar: Seminar in Crisis Safety for the ASD Population @ GoToWebinar
Apr 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:05 pm
until the webinar begins! Seminar in Crisis Safety for the ASD Population Best practices and tools to support parents and educators in addressing safety concerns Presented by Scott Fowler Description This webinar discusses the vital importance of safety and crisis preparation in both school and home settings. Topics covered include wandering and elopement, working with first responders, seclusions and restraints,...
Apr
28
Tue
Webinar: Self-Determination: Tips for Including Students in their Education and Transition Planning @ GoToWebinar
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:05 pm
until the webinar begins! Self-Determination: Tips for Including Students in their Education and Transition Planning An introduction to building and supporting self-determination skills for students with autism Presented by Deborah Hammer and self-advocates Description This webinar will introduce participants to the fundamental concepts of Self-Determination for students with autism and related disabilities. We will discuss how to teach these concepts,...
Sep
17
Thu
Webinar: Transportation: Options and Concerns For People with Autism @ GoToWebinar
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
until the webinar begins! Transportation: Options and Concerns For People with Autism Strategies and services to help people with autism access public transportation Presented by Earnst Ilang-Ilang II, MSW, LGSW Description Meaningful community participation is important for increased social interaction, access to services, and overall quality of life. Transportation plays a critical role in providing individuals access to such services...
Oct
8
Thu
Webinar: Autism and the Skilled Trades @ GoToWebinar
Oct 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
until the webinar begins! Autism and the Skilled Trades Training, educating and preparing individuals with autism for employment Presented by Danny Combs Description This engaging presentation will dive into discovering the talents and skills of the autism community with the goal of finding gainful employment and fulfilling careers. Danny will discuss how to help organizations find community partners and scaffold...
Oct
11
Sun
Bank of America Chicago Marathon @ Chicago, IL
Oct 11 all-day
Bank of America Chicago Marathon @ Chicago, IL
Running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon is the pinnacle of achievement for elite athletes and everyday runners alike. On race day, runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries will set out to accomplish a personal dream by reaching the finish line in Grant Park. until the 2020 Chicago Marathon! 2020 Chicago Marathon The Organization for Autism...