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
CANCELED: Transportation Webinar – 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 This event has been canceled. Meaningful community participation is important for increased social interaction, access to services, and overall quality of life. Transportation plays a critical role in providing...
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...
Nov
1
Sun
Year-End Campaign 2020
Nov 1 – Dec 31 all-day
Apr
1
Thu
Active for Autism Virtual 5K & Kids Dash @ Virtual
Apr 1 – Apr 11 all-day
Active for Autism Virtual 5K & Kids Dash @ Virtual
The Active for Autism Virtual 5K and Kids Dash is a virtual event that can be run, walked, cycled, swam at your own pace, in your own time, from wherever you are!...
Autism Awareness Month Fundraiser – Art Expressed by Lisa FH Hinshaw
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day
Autism Awareness Month Fundraiser - Art Expressed by Lisa FH Hinshaw
Purchase Quality Art for Your Home or Gifts And Help Raise Funds for OAR! Lisa FH Hinshaw is a mid-west artist in the style of Expressionism and Abstract Art. Each month she chooses one charitable cause or non-profit organization and gives a portion of her sales proceeds to that organization. During the month of April 2021, she will donate those...
Autism Awareness Month Fundraiser – ONEHOPE Wine
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day
Autism Awareness Month Fundraiser - ONEHOPE Wine
Help Fund Scholarships for Students with Autism! The Organization for Autism Research (OAR) is dedicated to making tangible improvements in the day-to-day lives of individuals with autism. The research they fund helps to inform programs that expand education, teacher and parent training, self-care, and social and employment skills. ONEHOPE Contribution: To date, ONEHOPE has proudly donated over $35,000 to OAR...