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Virtual Office Hours

Several CARD Professional Staff are now available for drop-in consultations using video conferencing. You can also schedule an appointment or just drop-in during their office hours.  See the Office Hours page for more information.

Bi-Weekly Parent Forums

Calling all UF CARD parents and guardians!Join us for our bi-weekly online PARENT FORUM. Share ideas and get suggestions & resources for getting through these challenging times.  When: Every other Friday. See our calendar for details. Where: Online via Zoom Questions: Please email Danielle Liso.

Bi-Weekly Teacher Forums

Calling all educators! Do you work in a school setting? Are you supporting the academic needs of students with ASD? Finding yourself in a weird and challenging time? Let’s talk!  Join us for CHOMP (Collaborative Hour of Multi-disciplinary Professionals). We’ll work together to take a bite out of your week! Who: Individuals working in education…

Join us for our first Housing Forum!

Please join us Tuesday, May 19th from 4:00pm to 5:00pm ONLINE for an initial group Housing Discussion of community needs and help us plan for further residential support explorations. Moving out of the family home is one of the biggest milestones in a person’s life. For those with autism and…

Free Online Trainings by Dr. Peter Vermeulen

Dr. Peter Vermeulen will present these ONLINE trainings April 21-25, 2020: Autism as Absolute Thinking in a Relative World: Context Blindness 2.0Sensory Issues in Autism: Are They Really Sensory?Autism and Relationships (Including Friendship): Clarifying the Challenge and the Challenge of ClarifyingAutism and Happiness: From Neurodiversity Towards…

UF CARD Update

Update 4/23/2020: We’re still here to help! Although our office is closed, UF CARD staff is working remotely and can still provide our services, free of charge, in the 14 Florida counties* we serve! Training We are providing live online trainings via Zoom for groups of 5 or…

Statement Regarding Cancellation of Stomp the Swamp for Autism 2020

We regret to announce that Stomp the Swamp for Autism 2020 which was scheduled to take place this coming Sunday (3/15/2020) has been cancelled due to growing health concerns regarding COVID-19.   Like you, we were looking forward to spending a morning of fun and fitness for a great cause; but, feel that the health of everyone in our community takes precedence.  We are working out the process for refunds and will be in direct contact with those…

POSTPONED Autism & UF: Together We CAN Conference

POSTPONED Date:Fri, Apr 17, 2020, 9:00 AM –Sat, Apr 18, 2020, 12:30 PM Location:Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida|3259 Hull RoadGainesville, Florida 32608 Hosted by: UF-Gainesville Center for Autism & Related Disabilities (UF CARD) and UF Health Center for Autism…

Supports for Managing Incontinence 3/12/20

Date:Thursday, March 12, 202012:00pm to 1:00pm Location:Online via ZoomorIn-Person atUF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities  (UF CARD)(NEW LOCATION located off 39th Avenue in Health Park / Vista Building)4101 NW 89th Boulevard Room 1901Gainesville, FL 32606 This presentation will consist…

Register for a FREE Dance Master Class

 University of Florida Performing Arts (UFPA) and UF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (UF CARD) are collaborating to offer UF CARD constituents (7 years old through high school age) an opportunity to participate in a dance master class  with members of the Paul Taylor Dance Company.NO DANCE…