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Autism Society News

Black Bear Inn & Conference Center, Orono, ME Read More

The 129th Legislature will consider a number of bills of interest to the ASM community over the course of the session that ends in June. We will identify and track these bills, as well as proposed rul Read More

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - University of New England, PORTLAND Read More

Priority Notice from the Maine Department of Education Read More

This is the "Go To" page for April Autism Awareness Month! Read More

PBS News Hour story from December 28th regarding the approved ballot measure to expand Medicaid. Read More

Providing 70,000 Mainers health care coverage. Read More

LD 323: to Provide funding to eliminate waitlist section 21 and LD 967: Increase the rates for Direct Support Staff. AHCA: Oppose Restructuring. Read More

What the changes in MaineCare (Medicaid) will mean to Maine residents. Read More

A listing of Maine Summer Programs/Activities for 2019. Please call ASM to have your summer program listed: 1-800-273-5200. Read More

Case Managers of MaineCare Members Who Receive Section 29, Support Services for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorder. Read More

Webinars can be a valuable resource to learn about autism and about specific issues. You will see links added to the list and more added as they come to our notice. These webinars are free. Read More

A Free General Autism Awareness Packet for the Community. Read More

The Family Retreat was so much fun! See photos! Read More

Autism Awareness Packet and Resources for Educators. Read More

The Autism Society of Maine (ASM) is offering an opportunity to fundraise in a fun way with while promoting Autism Awareness! Read More

Three gyms to offer adaptive climbing to people of all abilities! Read More

Check out more activities and events that are posted on the ASM Calendar! Read More

Holiday Season tips and strategies, events and activities, gift ideas and more for you and your family! Read More

Offered by the Center for Therapeutic Recreation, Portland Recreation Dept. Read More

Job-seekers with neurological conditions sought for award-winning documentary series. Read More

Our Community: Achievements of people with ASD that are inspiring! Read More

The Autism Society provides information and includes their recommendations and input on important issues for individuals with autism. Read More

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - FRYEBURG FAIRGROUNDS Read More

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) updated the incidence rate of autism among eight year olds in the United States. Read More

An Act to Establish a Tax-Free Savings Program for Individuals with Disabilities known as the ABLE ACT. Read More

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - Farmington Fairgrounds Read More

A video shared by the Dionne family of how they do project together to engage with their son Ben. Read More

"Section 17 allows people to be housed with supportive services and become stable in the community. The proposed rule changes would destabilize people, jeopardize their housing, and potentially put p Read More

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - University of Maine - BANGOR Read More

Trick-or-Treat Printables, Tips, Social Stories and Activities! Let's have some at home or in the neighborhood! Read More

These are Benefits for Members with Intellectual Disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorder: Read More

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - Hills Beach Rd., BIDDEFORD Read More

See resources regarding bullying and individuals with special needs. Read More

It was an Amazing day for the Walk for Autism event! Thank you everyone for your support! See Photos! T-Shirts Available in ASM store! Read More

The primary way Maine has to connect people with disabilities to jobs is the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation within the Maine Department of Labor. Read More

A Free First Responder Autism Awareness Packet. Read More

A Free Autism Awareness Packet for Medical Providers. Read More

Many families who struggle to meet the needs of their children with behavioral health challenges are unaware of the intensive in-home and community services they may be eligible to receive. Read More

ASM has compiled links to some very helpful tips talking to children about tragedies and the media. Read More

Become part of the IEP team for a child with disabilities that has no available parents/guardians. Read More

Autism Society of Maine is part of MAFO, a dynamic group of organizations, working together to better serve families across Maine. Read More