Autism Spectrum Disorder Legislative Day will be March 5, 2013, Tuesday at the State House in Montgomery from 10:30 am to 3 pm. If you would like to attend Legislative Day and cannot stay the entire time, No problem. Come when you can during the Legislative Day hours. Click here to register!
Governor Bentley will sign the Governor's Proclamation proclaiming April as Autism Awareness Month in Alabama on Wednesday February 20, 2013 at the State Capitol.
The University of Alabama and Autism Society of Alabama annual Autism Conference will be March 1, 2013 at Bryant Conference Center at University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. The topic is Looking Towards Adulthood: Thoughtful Planning Using Today's Interventions.
Two new ASA Network Groups were started in Birmingham! Joy Levio started the High Functioning Autism ASA Network Support Group and can be reached at
. Joy holds her meetings at Christ The King Lutheran Church in Riverchase.
ASA also held an initial meeting of the ASA Birmingham Network Group for the Birmingham and Shelby County ASD families. Fifty people attended the first meeting sponsored by Prince of Peace Church in Hoover.
Several Network Groups have held social events. Auburn/Lee County held a family skate night on Jan 27. The Gadsden area had a Sensory Movie and Lineville enjoyed a Zoolights outing right before the New Year. Please let us know about your Network Group gatherings and please send us photos to share.