Conference: The Arc’s 2014 National Convention

Join The Arc in New Orleans, Louisiana from September 30 – October 2, 2014 for Convention!

Autism NOW Webinar: Learning How to Give & Understand Consent

It may be challenging for individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities to recognize non-verbal cues; therefore, giving consent and understanding personal boundaries in romantic relationships may be difficult.

Autism NOW Webinar: Voting and Youth!

With the 2012 Presidential Election coming up in November, it is important to make sure that your voice is heard!

Autism NOW Webinar: Taking Charge: Tips for Self-Advocates

The experience of self-managing your staff can be a rewarding one. Presenters from Self Advocates Becoming Empowered will discuss tips on how to be your own boss.

Autism NOW Webinar: Personal Space while Sharing a Space

Listen in to learn more about setting up boundaries, negotiating personal space, handling common issues that may arise, and enabling one’s independence through the help of others!

Autism NOW Webinar: How To Date Like a Pro

Join us for a webinar from Self-Advocates Becoming Empowered that focuses on dating, sex and relationships for individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities!

Autism NOW Webinar: Community Living

In this webinar, Amy Goodman will discuss three different types of housing options for individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities: rental housing, home ownership and group living.

Autism NOW Webinar: Meeting, Making, and Keeping Friends and Connections

In this webinar, Andee Joyce will offer a glimpse into the mind of an individual with autism! She will draw from her own experiences to discuss the thoughts and emotions that a person with autism may experience during social situations.

Autism NOW Webinar: Sex and Relationships – How Do I Figure This Out?

When a person is in a sexual relationship, there are many questions that people may have and need to think about.

Autism NOW Webinar: Autism & Online Dating

Online dating is a topic that often generates a lot of questions from participants who attend our dating and relationships webinars.