All the local events coming up in March 2018

There Are Over 80 Local Events Coming Up for our Kids in March

Looking ahead to March, our Events Calendar is packed with over 80 local activities, events, educational opportunities, support groups and benefits all to support our special needs kids and their families in the Omaha/Lincoln community. We are proud to live in a community with so many organizations, employees, volunteers, parents, caregivers, therapists and professionals who […]

Down Syndrome Alliance of the Midlands

Learn What the Down Syndrome Alliance of the Midlands has Coming in 2018

The Down Syndrome Alliance of the Midlands (DSA) provides parents, educators, caregivers and their kids with Down Syndrome with a wide plethora of opportunities for fun, education, support, advocacy and community in the Omaha area.  Aside from their daily operations, the DSA has already planned several dozen events through various groups and programs.  You can find […]

Participate in UNO studies on ASD in Winter 2018

Research Opportunities with UNO

The University of Nebraska at Omaha has two research opportunities for children and adults diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).  The purpose of these studies is to help identify early risk factors associated with ASD and to help these children receive intervention sooner. Study in 6-8 year olds with and without Autism Spectrum Disorder Location: […]

Early Childhood Music Therapy Group

Early Childhood Music Therapy Group in Lincoln

The Preschool Social Skills Group of the Autism Family Network in Lincoln is sponsoring a series of classes with Lincoln Harper Music Therapy Services for early childhood music therapy on Saturdays at 11 AM from March 10 through May 19. This music therapy group has a deliberate focus on improving social skills and peer relationships.  Interventions […]