Category Archives: Autism

Area Events

October 18th: Transition Resource Fair at Northampton High School, from 5-8pm.   October 18th: Halloween Dance by Jericho at the Knights on Memorial Drive in Chicopee from 6:30-8:30pm. $3 per person.   October 20th: Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR): Psychotherapy that helps reprocess trauma. Location: 11 Wilbraham Road, Springfield, MA.  Time: 12:30-2pm RSVP to […]

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Area Events

June 27th – Autism Connections; Summer Fun at McCray’s Farm June 28th – Autism Connections; Bowling – Shelburne Falls Bowling Alley June 29th – Autism Connections; Sensory Friendly Showing – Rave Cinemas

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Sensory Sensitive Performance “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” at Bay Path University in Longmeadow

Don’t miss out on this March 26, 11:00 a.m. live performance at Bay Path University Open the wardrobe door this March and enter a spectacular new world with Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy as they journey through the enchanted land of Narnia in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe! 45 minutes before each performance, […]

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Fall Dances & Mom’s Night Out from our friends at Jericho

October fun, friendship and support from our friends at Jericho! Fall (Halloween) Dance for Adults of All Abilities Wednesday, October 19, 6:30 – 8:30pm Castle of the Knights, 599 Memorial Ave, Chicopee $3 includes a light dinner, beverages, photo booth and a treat Mom’s Night Out Join Moms and Caregivers of kids through adults of all ages […]

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Area Advocacy + Events

Education, Advocacy and Support in our Community October 2016 October 4 – ARICA, Autism Insurance Laws at McMahon School, Holyoke, MA, 5:30-7:30 PM October 5 – Autism Safety Awareness, Chicopee, MA, 5:30-7 PM October 5 – Sensory Friendly Day at the CT Science Center, Hartford, CT –  10 am-5 pm October 7 – Mental Health and […]

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Housing Workshop

June 14, 6-8pm Family Empowerment housing workshop 41 Russell Street, Hadley, MA This workshop is for families at any stage of planning. Please contact joanne.lucey@theassociationinc.org or lsurprenant@fcsn.org for more info and to RSVP

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Sensory Friendly – CT Museum

Who: Your Family What: Sensory Friendly Hours When: Saturday, June 18th, 9-12pm Where: Connecticut Science Center Fun, judgement-free atmosphere, no harsh lights or sounds, hands-on activities, understanding staff, quite zones. Contact Brit Montmeat at bmontmeat@ctsciencecenter.org or at 860-520-2112

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Sensory Story Time – Autism

The Chicopee Public Library will be hosting 2 sensory friendly story times! Friday, June 24th at 11am and Wednesday, August 3rd at 11am. Parents – you’ll be able to connect with other parents while your children are enjoying a safe, friendly, story hour. For more information please call 413-594-1800 x4 or edaly@cwmars.org The Chicopee Public […]

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“Read to Rover” Event – Autism

This event is for children on the Autism Spectrum.  Come read to a therapy dog, hosted by the Chicopee Main Library. This event will be on Wednesday, June 15th.  To sign your child up for a time slot please contact bpronovo@cwmars.org or at 413-594-1800 x4 Enroll by June 1st to make sure you get a […]

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Therapeutic Trial at Jericho

Therapeutic Adolescent program 5 week trial Come Join Us at Jericho and Be A Part of this Trial! Jericho believes that children with different abilities want and need a place to go after school that is safe, fun, and appropriate for their needs. A team of therapists and mentors are committed to offering a place […]

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