- AZ ASSIST
- Strategies for Transition
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Looking for information about AZ Assist Academy? Please visit www.azassistacademy.com
Exciting new program – GPS (Guides to Public Services)
funded by Autism Speaks. Check it out here.
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AZ ASSIST is a supportive community where families of teens and young adults on the autism spectrum are empowered with the knowledge of public and private services and opportunities so that individuals can live as independently as they choose and access a variety of employment options, post-secondary education and social opportunities.
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Upcoming EventsFeb2Mon6:30 pm AZ ASSIST West – February 2015 @ Life Development InstituteAZ ASSIST West – February 2015 @ Life Development InstituteFeb 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pmThis month we welcome DriveAble Solutions Come discover options to help your teen or young adult become a driver. Services offered to new student drivers: Permit Tutoring Permit Certification Driving Training Adaptive Driving Training Driving[...]Feb6Fri5:30 pm Dinner & a Movie @ Freddy's & Pollack TheatersDinner & a Movie @ Freddy's & Pollack TheatersFeb 6 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pmTeens & Young Adults: Join us for Dinner & a Movie! Friday February 6, 2015 Come to Freddy’s anytime after 5:30pm 1818 E Elliot Rd, Tempe, 480.755.2207 At 6:30pm we’ll walk together[...]Feb16Mon7:00 pm AZ ASSIST East – February 2015 @ AZ ASSISTAZ ASSIST East – February 2015 @ AZ ASSISTFeb 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pmSpecial Guests Lori Kirsch-Goodwin and Hope Kirsch will share their expertise and real-life experiences. Come discover - What every parent and student should know about: Transition planning Appropriate Post-Secondary Transition Assessments Transition meetings What[...]Mar2Mon6:30 pm AZ ASSIST West – March 2015 @ Life Development InstituteAZ ASSIST West – March 2015 @ Life Development InstituteMar 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pmThis month we welcome Trumpet Behavioral Health is opening their New Autism Center in February 2015. They will be providing services to Arrowhead, Glendale, Peoria, Avondale and more. Come learn about their services![...]Mar16Mon7:00 pm AZ ASSIST East – March 2015 @ AZ ASSISTAZ ASSIST East – March 2015 @ AZ ASSISTMar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pmSpecial Care Planning by Karen Starbowski, SpecialCare Planner MassMutual Who Needs It? If you are caring for a person with a disability or other special needs – a spouse, a child, sibling, dependent parent,[...]Apr6Mon6:30 pm AZ ASSIST West – April 2015 @ Life Development InstituteAZ ASSIST West – April 2015 @ Life Development InstituteApr 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pmNote to families: We invite and encourage our teens & young adults to join us in order to socialize, make new friends and hang out. It’s a great time to connect! There is a $5[...]