AuSM Event

AuSM Community Unity Challenge is Open for Registration!

ARE YOU UP FOR OUR 2021 CHALLENGE? We invite you to participate in our second annual AuSM Community Unity Challenge on July 17 and 18. Connect with friends and family. Get creative. Share kindness. All while having some quirky, scavenger-hunt-type of fun! Participants in the Competitive and Family Brackets for…

Sensory-friendly COVID-19 vaccine clinic at AuSM July 15

The Multicultural Autism Action Network (MAAN) and the Autism Society of Minnesota (AuSM) are partnering with Hennepin Healthcare to offer a FREE sensory-friendly COVID-19 vaccine clinic for ages 12+ at AuSM’s office on July 15, 2021. Hennepin Healthcare nurses, along with MAAN and AuSM staff, will be available to help…

Steps for Autism 2021 brings us together again

Our hearts are so full after coming together as a community this morning at Steps for Autism in Minnesota 2021. The clouds rolled in, but the rain held off, and participants, sponsors, partners, volunteers, staff, and AuSM Board members eagerly gathered at Como Lakeside Pavilion to see each other, collect…

June workshop in Austin, Minn. features Judy Endow

Autism Friendly Austin, the Autism Society of Minnesota, and the Hormel Historic Home will co-host “Autistically Thriving: Living a Self-Determined Life,” an in-person and virtual informative workshop held on June 10 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. and lead by Judy Endow, LCSW, author and international speaker on a variety of autism-related…

Steps for Autism 2021 registration is open

NEW DATE, NEW OUTDOOR LOCATION! Join AuSM for the 21st Annual Steps for Autism in Minnesota, AuSM’s largest fundraiser of the year, held on May 23 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Como Lakeside Pavilion. During this Hybrid Edition, you will find community, resources, and support. With safety in mind…

Free ASD and communication workshop offered March 12

The Autism Society of Minnesota (AuSM) and the Minnesota Masonic Children’s Clinic for Communication Disorders in Duluth invite parents, caregivers, and providers of youth with autism or communication delays to participate in “Autism Spectrum Disorder and Communication: Foundational Strategies for Development,” a free virtual workshop led by an autism education…

A Toast to AuSM virtual fundraiser on Feb. 28

Join AuSM as we celebrate our 50th year of service to the Minnesota autism community with an exciting, interactive brunch@home event: A Toast to AuSM. On Feb. 28, 2021 from 11 a.m.-12 p.m., gather your friends and family virtually, each preparing a brunch as you like it, and AuSM will…

You helped us meet our GTMD 2020 goal

We are extremely pleased to report that around 9 p.m. last night, AuSM met and surpassed our Give to the Max Day 2020 goal of $35,000. Just as AuSM stepped up to creatively offer much-needed programs and services in 2020, our community stepped up to show us their support. You…

Early bird registration is open for 2021 virtual autism conference

The Autism Societies of Greater Wisconsin and Minnesota are combining our state autism conferences again into one amazing virtual event, “Inform, Influence, Innovate Together,” which will be held online April 21-24, 2021. This important conference will feature dozens of livestream breakout sessions, virtual exhibit booths, an autism resources bookstore, and…

Deadline for Call for Papers Extended

The Autism Societies of Greater Wisconsin and Minnesota are excited to extend the deadline for community members to submit to present live-stream breakout sessions during the virtual autism conference to Nov. 20, 2020. Breakout sessions will provide a wide range of information for participants at all levels, including those who…