Rochester Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorder (RRCASD) Local Events ADA25 Legacy Bus Tour Celebration! (at the Strong National Museum of Play & the Center for Disability Rights) The ADA Legacy Bus is making 2 stops in Rochester, NY! Join us in celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Please see below for more details and event information. Date: Saturday, July 11th, 2015 The 1st stop will be at the Strong National Museum of Play - Learn, Play and Educate your kids on the ADA, disability rights, sports and culture in The Strong parking lot. Explore the Legacy Tour’s exhibits inside and participate in a disability related interactive craft/activity with your kids! 1st Stop - Time/location: 11:00am - 3:00pm at The Strong National Museum of Play, 1 Manhattan Square Drive, Rochester, NY The 2nd stop will be at the Center for Disability Rights - Celebration and Cookout! Enjoy a performance by the talented Elaine Kolb! Explore the Legacy Tour’s exhibits & artwork by Tom Olin displayed! 2nd Stop - Time/location: 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the Center for Disability Rights, 497 State Street, Rochester, NY Cost: FREE! Event Flyer! Parent to Parent of NYS - Community Events Announcement Parent to Parent of New York State is an agency that builds a supportive network of families to reduce isolation and empower those who care for people with developmental disabilities or special healthcare needs. They also regularly host a variety of Community Events statewide & for the region. Please check out their website for more information on the latest upcoming events. Parent to Parent of NYS (Finger Lakes Events Page) Parent to Parent of NYS (Statewide Events Page) AutismUp - Community Events Announcement AutismUp is a local autism support agency that regularly hosts a variety of Community Events for the region. Please check out their website for more information on the latest upcoming events. AutismUp Website Webinars for Parents & Family Members through the Advocacy Center The Rochester Advocacy Center is hosting a series of parent and family webinars. Call (585) 546-1700 for more information MATT Family Fun Nights Managing Autism Together Today (MATT) is hosting a series of family fun nights for families with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), their siblings, friends, & supporters ages 0 to 10 years old. This facility is set up for physical recreation and has several food options. 2nd Wednesday Monthly, 5:30pm - 7:30pm 3300 Monroe Avenue #200, Rochester, NY 14618, 585-267-7777 Please RSVP via email or on MATT’s website MATT Groups for Parents Managing Autism Together Today (MATT) is hosting a series of informal social events for parents of children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. The focus is to meet other local parents that share the same experience of navigating life with a child that has been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Parents/guardians with children of all ages, from toddlers to teens and beyond are welcome to attend. Dad's Night Out 3rd Thursday Monthly, 7 pm 1256 Mount Hope Ave., Rochester NY 14620 For more information or to RSVP go to MATT’s website Mom's Night Out: 4th Wednesday Monthly, 6 pm 1256 Mount Hope Ave., Rochester NY 14620 For more information or to RSVP go to MATT’s website The RRCASD is made possible by a grant from the NYS Education Department and is locally sponsored by the University of Rochester’s Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong, Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities. * The University of Rochester provides the information on this web site as a community service. It does not endorse or sponsor the events or organizations referred to on this site.