The UF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) is host to many exciting events and groups this New Years.
With community programming and collaboration with local organizations, there is a wide variety of events that people living with Autism Spectrum Disorder can attend.
Connect here to the CARD website for details on all events and programs.
Also, don’t forget to register for the free programming and support offered this fall.
Tuesdays, Starting Jan. 10 at 7pm
Parenting a Child With Exceptional Needs
This ONLINE workshop series will help parents and caregivers understand their child’s development and how to support their exceptional needs
Monday Evenings at 7pm (virtual)
Behavior Strategies That Work
For this series of sessions, participants will learn strategies for managing the spectrum of behaviors observed in children with autism.
January 14-15, 2023
Fishing For Autism
This is a special event , Fishing for Success, for families with members on the spectrum. Hosted by the UF School of Forest, Fisheries and Geomatics Sciences.
CARD strives to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals to engage fully.
Neurodiverse Love (Adults)
Whether you are the autistic or neurotypical partner in a neurodiverse romantic relationship, are interested in a neurodiverse relationship, or are in the helping profession or the education field, this series of three workshops is for you. During this training series the presenter will provide insight on some of the unique challenges neurodiverse couples may be experiencing in their romantic relationships. She will also provide some simple steps that can be taken to address some of the challenges that may create unintentional hurt or misunderstandings. More specifically, the presenter will provide information on the key components of the Neurodiverse Love Relationship GPS (Gaining Perspective for Success) that she has created.
March 25, 2023
Stomp The Swamp
STOMP the SWAMP for Autism is a fundraising event to benefit the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) hosted by the UF student group Impact Autism. UF CARD hosts this event that will have performances, fitness competitions, music, arts and crafts, and more! This event is for everyone, including all friends, family, students, and staff.