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6​th Annual ONEHOPE ACT Today! for Military Families 5k/10k Run & Walk

San Diego , CA - United StatesApr-30-201607:30 am

6​th Annual ONEHOPE ACT Today! for Military Families 5k/10k Run & Walk Date: Saturday, April 30, 201​6​ Time: 7:30 - 11:00 am Location: Tecolote Shores Park, 1300 E. Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109 Register: www.acttodayformilitaryfamilies.kintera.org Join ​us​​ for the 6th Annual ​ONEHOPE ​ACT Today! for Military Families 5k/10k Run & Walk on April 30, 2016. Features 5k, 10k and 1-mile courses and a festival with live music, 30+ vendor booths (including an autism resource fair), beer and wine garden, kids' zone and more. Entry includes a t-shirt, entry into the post-race raffle and one complimentary drink in our Stone Brewing beer and ONEHOPE wine garden for those 21+!​ ​ The race starts at Tecolote Shores Park and goes out to and around Fiesta Island. It’s flat, fast, safe and beautiful! The event drew 1,500 attendees from across Southern California in 2015 and has raised $500,000 providing much needed funding for military children with autism. Entry fees range from $20-$45. Contact: Joanna McGowan, Event Director Email: runfestival@act-today.org Phone: (818) 340-4010 Website: www.acttodayformilitaryfamilies.kintera.org

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Autism Mom Author LeeAndra Chergey at Barnes & Noble - Thousand Oaks

Thousand Oaks, CA - United StatesMay-06-201607:00 pm

Autism mom LeeAndra Chergey discusses, reads and signs her memoir Make A Wish For Me: A Family's Recovery From Autism. Visit LeeAndra Chergey at www.okaysothenisaid.com.

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IMFAR Preconference

Towson, MD - United StatesMay-11-201608:00 am

Join us on May 11, 2016, for a special IMFAR Preconference with some of the most notable scientists and researchers in the autism field. This day-long event, hosted by Kennedy Krieger Institute, offers the local community – including families, educators, clinicians, members of state and local government, and adults with autism– the opportunity to learn from and exchange ideas with preeminent thought leaders in the autism field. The Preconference will offer four tracks: • Behavior Techniques • Delivering Autism Services • Medical Research and Practice • Technology and Application Don’t miss this opportunity to discuss autism topics most important to you!

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The Help Group's 6th Annual Special Needs Resource Fair

Sherman Oaks, CA - United StatesMay-15-201611:00 am

On Sunday, May 15, The Help Group will host its 6th Annual Special Needs Resource Fair at the Autism Center on our Sherman Oaks campus. This event is for all ages and is a great opportunity for parents and professionals to discover and learn more about the wonderful resources Los Angeles has to offer the special needs community. Exhibitors include a variety of schools and camps, medical, therapeutic, and legal services, residential and vocational programs, and much more. There will also be food, games, and fun activities for the children. Admission is free. Contact Tracy Peters for more information at 310-751-1486 or tpeters@thehelpgroup.org

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