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Looking to make your services more autism-friendly?

Looking to make your services more autism-friendly?

Published: November 14th, 2016

CARD staff can provide information and guidance for developing inclusive programs that are sensitive to the needs of individuals with autism spectrum disorder. Check out one church that is working […]

Register for Stomp the Swamp 2017!

Published: October 6th, 2016

Register here: http://www.cvent.com/d/8vqr02   Autism is a developmental disorder that affects 1 in every 68 children and their families. In the Gainesville and surrounding areas alone over 3,000 families are affected […]

UF CARD Offices will be closed Friday (10/7) due to Hurricane Matthew

Published: October 5th, 2016

Due to Hurricane Matthew our offices will be closed Friday. Anyone who had planned to attend our Parent Orientation that was scheduled for Friday is invited to attend the next session on November […]

Please join us in welcoming Ms. Megan (Meg) Thornton to the CARD UF / Gainesville team!

Published: October 5th, 2016

Meg has been teaching at Lake Butler Middle School and Lake Butler High School in Union County for the past six years.  She is a long-time friend of CARD and […]

Presentation about Autism & UF CARD for Spanish Speakers in Ocala 10/3/16

Presentation about Autism & UF CARD for Spanish Speakers in Ocala 10/3/16

Published: September 21st, 2016

Autism, UF CARD, and Community Resources for Spanish Speakers October 3, 2016, 10:00AM – 12:00PM at the Marion County Public Library, 2720 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470 Join […]

Project Leo

Project Leo: Free Tracking Devices Available to Individuals with ASD in Alachua, Baker, Columbia, Hamilton, and Suwannee Counties

Published: September 16th, 2016

Update 5/4/18: The Missing Persons Bill (known as Project Leo) has been signed by the governor. Good! However, the funding that was requested to operate this program was cut due […]

Sign up for Community Explorers at Pomodoro Cafe by 9/19/16

Sign up for Community Explorers at Pomodoro Cafe by 9/19/16

Published: September 15th, 2016

***Dine with Us at Pomodoro Cafe!*** Would you like to explore the community with your family? Would you like hands-on training to help your child with transitions and sensory needs […]

Horticulture Program for Individuals on the Autism Spectrum

Published: September 7th, 2016

Wilmot Gardens and UF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) are offering a fall course in horticulture and related activities. Sessions encourage participants to explore horticulture through propagating and nurturing plants. This structured program is designed to develop […]

Educators: Apply Now for a PEPSA Partnership! ***DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 10/1/16***

Educators: Apply Now for a PEPSA Partnership! ***DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 10/1/16***

Published: August 30th, 2016

  The Partnership Program, funded by the Florida Department of Education, K-12 Public Schools, Bureau of Exceptional Education and Student Services, was introduced to educators and schools of students with […]

Autism Services Grant Deadline 8/31

Autism Services Grant Deadline 8/31

Published: August 9th, 2016

Time is running out to submit an application for an Autism Services Grant. The due date is August 31. Visit http://www.autismlicenseplate.com/grants for more information and to download the application packet. Remember, […]