- 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.
Check out our Calendar to discover what we have planned for you.
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 EventsOct26Sun8:00 am Walk Now for Autism Speaks @ Tempe Beach ParkWalk Now for Autism Speaks @ Tempe Beach ParkOct 26 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pmFrom the Autism Speaks Website: Autism Speaks is proud of our signature fundraising event which brings together hundreds of thousands of participants annually across the United States and Canada with a common goal of supporting[...]Oct30Thu9:00 am Wrightslaw Conference @ Mesa Convention CenterWrightslaw Conference @ Mesa Convention CenterOct 30 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pmNov1Sat6:00 pm 4th Annual Halloween Bash @ Mesa Baptist Church4th Annual Halloween Bash @ Mesa Baptist ChurchNov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pmSave the Date! If you don’t have a registration form on file with AZ ASSIST, please click here to complete one and bring it to the event. Click on the GREEN button above to purchase[...]Nov3Mon6:30 pm AZ ASSIST West – November 2014 @ Life Development InstituteAZ ASSIST West – November 2014 @ Life Development InstituteNov 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pmTransition! What’s Health Got to Do With It? by Rita Aitken Education and Advocacy Manager, Office for Children with Special Health Care Needs Arizona Department of Health Services Children and young people with chronic[...]Nov17Mon7:00 pm AZ ASSIST East – November 2014 @ AZ ASSISTAZ ASSIST East – November 2014 @ AZ ASSISTNov 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pmWhere do YOU want to go? Valley Metro can take you there! Presenter: Dolores Nolan Community Outreach Coordinator, Valley Metro Dolores and her team will teach us the ins and outs of riding the[...]Dec1Mon6:30 pm AZ ASSIST West – December 2014 @ Life Development InstituteAZ ASSIST West – December 2014 @ Life Development InstituteDec 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pmThis month we welcome the ARIZONA COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE ON TRANSITION Attendees will receive an awareness of key supports and services that are available while in secondary education and especially after a student exits from high[...]