Community Events

Many times each year, ABOARD’s Autism Connection of PA holds community events. These events are organized especially for people on the autism spectrum, and frequently also invite families and support professionals. Watch for these events. They are a lot of fun to attend.

    • Autism Resources

    • Fall Conference 2014

      Language Development in Autism Spectrum Disorders Across the Lifespan

      Wednesday, November 5, 2014
      8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
      Robert Morris University
      Sewell Center
      6001 University Blvd.
      Moon Township, PA 15108

      Presenter: Diane L. Williams, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

      For more information and Registration — Click HERE



    • Adaptive Dance with the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre

      Getting Into The Nutcracker:  Adaptive Dance for middle and high school students

      Sundays РSeptember 21, 2014 РOctober 12, 2014, 11:30 a.m. Р12:30 p.m.

      $20 per person

      Please pre-register by calling 412-454-9105

      For more information visit the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre

    • Monthly Grandparent Group

      Monthly Grandparent Group

      Fourth Monday of every month

      Monday, September 22 -10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.



    • Free MCHAT Training

      FREE class for teachers, nurses, childcare workers, or other professionals.

      McKeesport First Steps
      339 Fifth Avenue, 2nd Floor
      McKeesport, PA 15132
      Wednesday, October 8, 2014
      11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
      Lunch Provided
    • Sibshops Information Night

      Parents, grandparents, caregivers and ADULT SIBLINGS,
      please join us to talk about siblings’ effects on each other,
      and explore an international model of sibling support now available in Pittsburgh!
      Autism Connection of PA Community Room
      35 Wilson Street, Suite 101
      Pittsburgh, PA 15223
      Thursday, September 18, 2013
      6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m