The AuSM office in St. Paul will be closed on Thursday, April 26 and Friday, April 27 as AuSM staff will be at the 23rd Annual Minnesota Autism Conference. If you are an AuSM Counseling and Consulting Services client, please check in with Leslie to confirm the status of your appointment on these days. We look forward to seeing you at the conference!
Online registration for the conference is closed. Thursday full-day, Friday full-day, and full conference registrations are sold out. Walk in registrations are available for the Wednesday evening keynote, Frank Campagna "Autism Daddy"; the Thursday evening keynote, Stephen Shore, PhD; and for Saturday morning breakout sessions. A few spaces also remain for Julia's AuSM Autism Celebration registration. We look forward to seeing you this week during the event of the year for the Minnesota autism community!
Governor Mark Dayton has proclaimed next week the Autism Society of Minnesota State Autism Conference Week. We're looking forward to an amazing week of learing with autism experts, educators, caregivers, parents, professionals, and individuals with autism.
We're thrilled to be a part of this month that puts autism in the spotlight, but we're even more thrilled to celebrate all of the individuals with autism who make our community amazing! Celebrate with us by joining AuSM for an April event.
Join us for "Celebrate the Magic Within", the Autism Society of Minnesota's 4th annual fundraising gala to be held April 27 from 6-10 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis-Park Place. The enchanting evening will include food, drinks, games, silent and live auctions, and a celebration of those serving as true inspirations to individuals affected by autism spectrum disorder. 2018 honorees include: Laroye “Lynn” Stansberry Brusnahan; Minnesota LEND (Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities); Kim Norton; Robert Waltz; and St. Paul Police Officer Robert Zink. Gala proceeds benefit programs and services for the Minnesota autism community. Tickets are on sale now! Click here for more information.
Join AuSM for a fun day at Target Field as Major League Baseball and the Minnesota Twins celebrate Autism Awareness Day on June 3. Those purchasing game tickets through AuSM's unique link will have the opportunity to participate in an on-field parade before watching the Twins take on the Cleveland Indians. Ticket purchase through AuSM's link includes the pre-game parade, a seat at the game, and a $3 donation to the Autism Society of Minnesota. Cheer for the Twins while supporting those you love with autism! Tickets are $22 each and must be purchased by May 13, 2018. Click here to order your tickets today.