Rochester Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorder (RRCASD) State Events 2015-2016 Autism Awareness Speaker Series Save-the-Date Announcement The 2015-2016 David Arthur Foundation Autism Awareness Lecture Series begins October 15, 2015 at the Stephen Wise Free Synagogue in Manhattan, NY. Each event in the series will include a presentation by Stephen Wise Free Synagogue (SWFS) Religious School and Kulanu (All Of Us) Program educator, Maya Blank. Please see below for additional event information and the “Event Flyer” for specific date/speaker information for the series. Dates: Thursday, October 15, 2015 Thursday, December 17, 2015 Thursday, February 4, 2016 Thursday, April 7, 2016 Time: All series lectures start at 7:00 p.m. Location: Stephen Wise Free Synagogue, 30 West 68th Street, Manhattan, NY Cost: Entry to the program is free, but a suggested donation of $18 per participant will go towards the Kulanu Program. Registration Information: Reserve your spot and order tickets. Autism Awareness Speaker Series Event Flyer! 14th Annual Center for Autism Conference! Save-the-Date Announcement Join the University at Albany’s Center for Autism and Related Disabilities along with experts in the field of autism for a conference in Albany, NY. A keynote presentation in the morning will be followed by two afternoon breakout sessions. Parents, school personnel, and community professionals are all welcome. Please see below for general event information and be sure to click on the “Event Flyer!” link for the official Save-the-Date announcement containing additional event details & contact information for the conference. Date: Friday, November 6, 2015 Time: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Location: The Desmond Hotel and Conference Center – Albany, NY Event Flyer! (Save-the-Date) Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD Albany) - General Events Announcement The Center for Autism and Related Disabilities at the University at Albany (CARD Albany) hosts many statewide events year-round. Please check out their website for more information on the latest upcoming events. CARD Website Parent to Parent of NYS - General 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 (Statewide Events Page) 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.