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Tips for Making the Holidays Less Stressful

Published: December 20th, 2016

The holidays can be a stressful time for everyone, but if you have a child with autism, it can be even more stressful. Changes in routine, traveling, visitors, strange foods, […]

Parent/Educator Scholarships Available for CARD Conference

Parent/Educator Scholarships Available for CARD Conference

Published: November 23rd, 2016

The University of Florida – Gainesville, Center for Autism and Related Disabilities is offering 15 scholarships to constituents, parents/guardians of constituents and educators who would like to attend the 2017 […]

Call for Artists

Call for Artists

Published: November 23rd, 2016

“The Way I Speak” is a juried exhibition about artists and autism organized by Florida State University Autism Institute, the FSU Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (FSU CARD), and […]

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

Published: September 16th, 2016

Update: Although the Project Leo pilot project has ended, each of the sheriff’s offices in Alachua, Baker, Columbia, Hamilton, and Suwannee Counties should have additional tracking devices still available for […]

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 […]