HANDS News

  • Happy Halloween!
    This information sheet contains tips that may help individuals with ASD or related disabilities avoid anxiety and enjoy Halloween.
  • New Resource: ‘Is it a cold, or the flu?’
    It may be challenging for many individuals with ASD to understand spoken health-related language. Using visual supports can simplify such communication. Help them distinguish between common cold and flu by using this colorful check-off list to identify symptoms of a common cold versus the flu. Download it here
  • Summer Programming Flyer
    Download the Summer Programming Flyer & stay up to date on opportunities for individuals with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities!
  • Happy St Patricks Day!
    Download, print, and color in these Saint Patricks Day themed coloring pages! Pot of Gold Color By Number Leprechaun Coloring Page St Patricks Day Color By Number Submit finished artwork, view more activity templates, and/or send in your own pieces of art on our Autism Art Expo page, soon to be a virtual gallery!
  • Random Acts of Kindness
    Random Acts of Kindness Day 2022 is February 17th, but that doesn’t mean we can’t take kindness with us into our day-to-day lives. The purpose of this special day is to remind us how important kindness is, and that no act of kindness is too small. Explore these ideas on how to spread kindness below, and/or explore & download our activity templates in our Kindness Bundle. Share my favorite book with a friend Help cook a meal for my family Volunteer at an organization that interests me Cheer on a friend

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