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CARD Community Events

09.17.19 CARD Job Club (Broward)
A support group to help people who are looking for work or are employed. We will learn about job search and networking strategies, work on resumes, practice interviewing skills, set career goals and help each other keep a positive attitude. Interested in more information related to teens and adults with autism? **THIS IS NOT A JOB PLACEMENT PROGRAM

09.17.19 Social GAAIN (Miami Lakes)
The format of these conversation-based social networking meetings may vary. This group is for registered CARD constituents 18 years and older who are out of high school. Adults should be able to sustain a conversation and participate in group discussions on various topics. All individuals who are interested in attending for the first time, must arrange to participate in a screening with a facilitator in advance.

09.18.19 Support Group for Mother’s (Coral Gables)
Support Group for Mother’s - Enjoy the opportunity to meet other moms with children on the autism spectrum, share experiences, ask questions and receive support.

09.18.19 Teen Time (Coral Gables)
Teen Time is a social opportunity group for teenagers currently attending high school. Teens should be able to sustain a conversation and independently participate in group activities. *** Maximum openings for 10 participants. An email will be sent out one week prior to date. Spots will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. ***

09.19.19 Support Group for Mothers (Broward)
Enjoy the opportunity to meet other moms with children on the autism spectrum, share experiences, ask questions, and receive support. Facilitator: Stephanie Garcia-Delgado, M.S.

09.20.19 Grupo De Apoyo Para Comportamientos (Broward)
Este grupo de apoyo es para familias de personas con autismo y se enfoca en hablar acerca de comportamientos inapropiados que ocurren en las escuelas, hogares y en la comunidad. Tambien se enfocara en como sustituir conductas negativas con conductas positivas. Registracion es requerida.

09.21.19 Back to School Celebration (Broward)
Come join UM-NSU CARD’s staff to celebrate the start of the school year and UM-NSU CARD’s 20th year at NSU!

09.24.19 Middle School Teen Time (Broward)
Teen Time is a social opportunity group for middle school students. Teen Time is designed for individuals with autism spectrum disorder who are able to independently communicate and participate in a group setting.

09.25.19 Just for Dads (Coral Gables)
SHARE.ASK.SUPPORT ONE ANOTHER Meet other Dads with Children on the Spectrum. Facilitated by: Dr. Michael Alessandri

10.02.19 Behavior Support Group (Broward)
A group support forum for caregivers and family members of individuals affected by autism spectrum disorder and challenging behaviors. This group is for caregivers & family members of registered UM-NSU CARD constituents. If you would like to attend the group and you are not currently registered, please call UM-NSU CARD to request an intake appointment..

10.09.19 Autism Support Group - For those who have loved ones with Autism
Do you have a loved one with autism? Are you seeking the support of others with similar experiences? We invite you to join our Healthy West Kendall support group to share your story, ask questions and receive support!

10.11.19 Grupo De Apoyo Para Comportamientos (Broward)
Este grupo de apoyo es para familias de personas con autismo y se enfoca en hablar acerca de comportamientos inapropiados que ocurren en las escuelas, hogares y en la comunidad. Tambien se enfocara en como sustituir conductas negativas con conductas positivas. Registracion es requerida.

10.15.19 Caregiver of Teen/Adult Training Series (Broward)
Caregiver of Teen/Adult Training Join us for "Strategies for Collaborative Goal Setting With Your Teen/Adult"

10.15.19 CARD Job Club (Broward)
A support group to help people who are looking for work or are employed. We will learn about job search and networking strategies, work on resumes, practice interviewing skills, set career goals and help each other keep a positive attitude. Interested in more information related to teens and adults with autism? **THIS IS NOT A JOB PLACEMENT PROGRAM

10.16.19 Teen Time (Coral Gables)
Teen Time is a social opportunity group for teenagers currently attending high school. Teens should be able to sustain a conversation and independently participate in group activities. *** Maximum openings for 10 participants. An email will be sent out one week prior to date. Spots will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. ***

10.19.19 CARD Job Club (Miami-Dade)
A support group to help people who are looking for work or are employed. We will learn about job search and networking strategies, work on resumes, practice interviewing skills, set career goals and help each other keep a positive attitude. **THIS IS NOT A JOB PLACEMENT PROGRAM Interested in more information related to teens and adults with autism?

10.19.19 Adult Support Group (Coral Gables)
A support group to help bring adults with autism together to interact, gain support from one another, and learn new skills. Participants must be registered with UM-NSU CARD, be 18 years or older, and be out of high school. They also must be able to sustain a reciprocal conversation and discuss a variety of topics.

10.24.19 Support Group for Mothers (Broward)
Enjoy the opportunity to meet other moms with children on the autism spectrum, share experiences, ask questions, and receive support. Facilitator: Stephanie Garcia-Delgado, M.S.

10.30.19 Just for Dads (Coral Gables)
SHARE.ASK.SUPPORT ONE ANOTHER Meet other Dads with Children on the Spectrum. Facilitated by: Dr. Michael Alessandri

11.04.19 UM-NSU CARD Parents of Adults with ASD Support Group (Coral Gables)
Enjoy the opportunity to meet other parents and/or caregivers with adult children on the autism spectrum, share experiences, ask questions, and receive support. Facilitated by Dr. Diane Adreon

11.06.19 Behavior Support Group (Broward)
A group support forum for caregivers and family members of individuals affected by autism spectrum disorder and challenging behaviors. This group is for caregivers & family members of registered UM-NSU CARD constituents. If you would like to attend the group and you are not currently registered, please call UM-NSU CARD to request an intake appointment..

11.12.19 CARD Job Club (Broward)
A support group to help people who are looking for work or are employed. We will learn about job search and networking strategies, work on resumes, practice interviewing skills, set career goals and help each other keep a positive attitude. Interested in more information related to teens and adults with autism? **THIS IS NOT A JOB PLACEMENT PROGRAM

11.12.19 Caregiver of Teen/Adult Training Series (Broward)
Caregiver of Teen/Adult Training Join us for "Strategies for Collaborative Goal Setting With Your Teen/Adult"

11.14.19 Support Group for Mothers (Broward)
Enjoy the opportunity to meet other moms with children on the autism spectrum, share experiences, ask questions, and receive support. Facilitator: Stephanie Garcia-Delgado, M.S.

11.15.19 Grupo De Apoyo Para Comportamientos (Broward)
Este grupo de apoyo es para familias de personas con autismo y se enfoca en hablar acerca de comportamientos inapropiados que ocurren en las escuelas, hogares y en la comunidad. Tambien se enfocara en como sustituir conductas negativas con conductas positivas. Registracion es requerida.

11.16.19 CARD Job Club (Miami-Dade)
A support group to help people who are looking for work or are employed. We will learn about job search and networking strategies, work on resumes, practice interviewing skills, set career goals and help each other keep a positive attitude. **THIS IS NOT A JOB PLACEMENT PROGRAM Interested in more information related to teens and adults with autism?

11.16.19 Adult Support Group (Coral Gables)
A support group to help bring adults with autism together to interact, gain support from one another, and learn new skills. Participants must be registered with UM-NSU CARD, be 18 years or older, and be out of high school. They also must be able to sustain a reciprocal conversation and discuss a variety of topics.

11.20.19 Teen Time (Coral Gables)
Teen Time is a social opportunity group for teenagers currently attending high school. Teens should be able to sustain a conversation and independently participate in group activities. *** Maximum openings for 10 participants. An email will be sent out one week prior to date. Spots will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. ***

12.04.19 Behavior Support Group (Broward)
A group support forum for caregivers and family members of individuals affected by autism spectrum disorder and challenging behaviors. This group is for caregivers & family members of registered UM-NSU CARD constituents. If you would like to attend the group and you are not currently registered, please call UM-NSU CARD to request an intake appointment..

12.10.19 CARD Job Club (Broward)
A support group to help people who are looking for work or are employed. We will learn about job search and networking strategies, work on resumes, practice interviewing skills, set career goals and help each other keep a positive attitude. Interested in more information related to teens and adults with autism? **THIS IS NOT A JOB PLACEMENT PROGRAM

12.14.19 CARD Job Club (Miami-Dade)
A support group to help people who are looking for work or are employed. We will learn about job search and networking strategies, work on resumes, practice interviewing skills, set career goals and help each other keep a positive attitude. **THIS IS NOT A JOB PLACEMENT PROGRAM Interested in more information related to teens and adults with autism?

12.14.19 Adult Support Group (Coral Gables)
A support group to help bring adults with autism together to interact, gain support from one another, and learn new skills. Participants must be registered with UM-NSU CARD, be 18 years or older, and be out of high school. They also must be able to sustain a reciprocal conversation and discuss a variety of topics.

12.18.19 Just for Dads (Coral Gables)
SHARE.ASK.SUPPORT ONE ANOTHER Meet other Dads with Children on the Spectrum. Facilitated by: Dr. Michael Alessandri

12.18.19 Teen Time (Coral Gables)
Teen Time is a social opportunity group for teenagers currently attending high school. Teens should be able to sustain a conversation and independently participate in group activities. *** Maximum openings for 10 participants. An email will be sent out one week prior to date. Spots will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. ***

02.03.20 UM-NSU CARD Parents of Adults with ASD Support Group (Coral Gables)
Enjoy the opportunity to meet other parents and/or caregivers with adult children on the autism spectrum, share experiences, ask questions, and receive support. Facilitated by Dr. Diane Adreon

05.04.20 UM-NSU CARD Parents of Adults with ASD Support Group (Coral Gables)
Enjoy the opportunity to meet other parents and/or caregivers with adult children on the autism spectrum, share experiences, ask questions, and receive support. Facilitated by Dr. Diane Adreon

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Tropical Nights is your way to help those affected by autism living in South Florida. It is a fundraiser benefiting the programs, services and research initiatives of the Center for Autism & Related Disabilities. This event is a festive celebration designed to raise autism awareness while entertaining our guests with fine food, drinks, music, dancing, and acknowledging the tireless efforts of important community partners. The overwhelming success of Tropical Nights over these past years has allowed CARD to maintain its services during times of tremendous constituency growth and budget cuts. For this, we are extremely grateful to our supportive community and generous donors. Funds raised at Tropical Nights help support valuable programs and services, all of which are provided at no direct cost to families. For more information about Tropical Nights, visit us at www.miami.edu/tropicalnights.

 

Van 2016

family_mobile_clinic.pngFamily Mobile Clinic The CARD Mobile Clinic is a 23 foot van that reaches out in the community giving schools, agencies and families the opportunity to connect and register with CARD. The Family Mobile Clinic is also available for Health and Resource Fairs in the community. We do not provide a formal diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder, we are a first step for parents who have concerns regarding their child's development. Parents or individuals who already have a diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorders can register at the Family Mobile Clinic with CARD and begin to receive our FREE support services.  

To schedule the Mobile Family Clinic at your Health/Resource Fair, School or Community Center, please contact Michelle Costa - Manager, Special Events at 305.284.5269, by email at mke@miami.edu, or complete this community events form.

 

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EVENTS

09.17.19
CARD Job Club (Broward)

A support group to help people who are looking for work or are employed. We will learn about job sea... More

09.17.19
Social GAAIN (Miami Lakes)

The format of these conversation-based social networking meetings may vary. This group is for regist... More

09.18.19
Support Group for Mother’s (Coral Gables)

Support Group for Mother’s - Enjoy the opportunity to meet other moms with children on the autism ... More


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