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An Evening with Dr. Temple Grandin

An Evening with Dr. Temple Grandin

Published: Sep 22nd, 2015

On Sept. 24, renowned farm animal behaviorist and autism advocate Dr. Temple Grandin will be speaking at 7 p.m. at the UF Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on “Helping […]

Sensory Storytime

Published: Jul 29th, 2015

Join the Alachua County Library District for special storytimes created in cooperation with our Center. These storytimes will introduce children ages 3-5 to the library and rhythms of storytime in […]

Gainesville Chain Hawks Disc Golf Club Raises Over $400 for UF CARD

Gainesville Chain Hawks Disc Golf Club Raises Over $400 for UF CARD

Published: Jun 29th, 2015

Thank you to the Gainesville Chain Hawks for raising $420 for our Center at their Disc Golf Tournament/Fundraiser this past Saturday! 

New Web-based Tool Available: About Autism in Toddlers

Published: Jun 24th, 2015

Dr. Amy Wetherby and her colleagues at FSU CARD and the Autism Institute in the FSU College of Medicine have just launched About Autism in Toddlers. This is a new […]

Updated “Airports, Airplanes, and Autism” Guide now available!

Updated “Airports, Airplanes, and Autism” Guide now available!

Published: Jun 24th, 2015

Airports, Airplanes, & Autism

Researcher Funded by PCORI to Further Autism Research

Published: Jun 9th, 2015

Please follow this link to read this article originally published by the UF College of Nursing: http://nursing.ufl.edu/2015/05/03/researcher-funded-by-pcori-to-further-autism-research-2/ Our Director, Greg Valcante, is currently serving on the Community Advisory Board for this […]

Suwannee River Paddle for Autism 4/25/15

Suwannee River Paddle for Autism 4/25/15

Published: Apr 21st, 2015

4th Annual Suwannee River Paddle for Autism Saturday, April 25, 2015 Start 9am – noon at Highway 51 Bridge near Mayo for 3 to 4 hour trip to the Suwannee River Rendezvous […]

Smart911

Published: Mar 12th, 2015

Residents in the following six counties served by UF CARD/Gainesville can now create a safety profile at the Smart911 website: Alachua, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, and Union. The information you enter […]

Mark your calendars! CARD Day at the Capitol – February 9, 2015

Published: Jan 2nd, 2015

As our outreach and needs are increasing across the state, statewide CARD will be asking the legislature for a $2.5 million increase in funding for the 2015-16 fiscal year. Please […]

New Training Module on Preventing Seclusion and Restraint for Students with ASD

Published: Dec 2nd, 2014

The CARD centers have produced a new training module for educators on Preventing Seclusion and Restraint for Students with ASD at the request of the FDOE. This module teaches the […]