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Sibshops are returning in 2016!

Published: November 24th, 2015

We are happy to announce the return of Sibshops in January 2016! Sibshops are a great place for siblings of children with disabilities to talk about their shared experiences, share a […]

UF CARD Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday (Wed 11/25 – Fri 11/27)

UF CARD Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday (Wed 11/25 – Fri 11/27)

Published: November 24th, 2015

Our office will be closed Wednesday 11/25 through Friday 11/27. We will reopen on Monday 11/30. We wish you and your families a HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

UF Best Buddies Chapter Seeking Participants 18 and Over

Published: September 30th, 2015

The University of Florida Best Buddies Chapter is looking for individuals 18 and over who would like to be paired with a peer buddy. They will be matching buddies next […]

Register Now for the 2016 CARD Conference!

Published: September 24th, 2015

Are you registered? The conference is January 29-31, 2016 in Orlando and brings together families and professionals from around the state for learning about best practices for individuals with ASD […]

An Evening with Dr. Temple Grandin

An Evening with Dr. Temple Grandin

Published: September 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 […]

Autism Information for School Administrators

Published: August 31st, 2015

The statewide CARD Centers have created an administrator’s video that gives useful information on best practices for both general education and special education classrooms. This video can be found here: […]

Registration is Open for 2016 CARD Conference

Registration is Open for 2016 CARD Conference

Published: August 5th, 2015

Early bird registration for the 2016 CARD Conference is now open! Get your tickets now, and get ready to learn about ASD from experts in the field this coming January […]

Recent Addition to Our Professional Development Training Library

Published: July 29th, 2015

Core Challenges and Learning Styles of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Practical Intervention Strategies with Dr. Patrick Rydell Length: 2 hours + follow up activity Target: Teachers/Paraprofessionals/Parents Level: Beginner Click HERE to see […]

Reminder re. Diagnosis Documentation

Published: July 29th, 2015

We are required to maintain proper diagnosis documentation for all constituents over the age of 5. If your child is nearing age six or has recently turned six, please send us […]

Painting with a Purpose

Published: July 29th, 2015

The JiggyWidIts, a Bunco group in Ocala, has been raising money to support our services for individuals with autism and related disabilities for four years now! In addition to collecting donations at […]