September 2019

Upcoming Events

See what's happening this year with the Siouxland Autism Support Group

2019-2020 Support Group Meetings at NWAEA-1520 Morningside Ave. Sioux City Iowa
All Meetings start at 6:30pm and will end at 8pm

  • September 12th
  • November 14th
  • January 9th
  • March 12th
  • May 14th

Childcare provided by Morningside College Special education students
Please RSVP to Julie by text or email.

September 12th Meeting
Topic:  Waivers
Speaker: Pam Woebler - NWAEA Parent Educator
She will be explaining the different waivers available and have a breakout session to help you get the process started.

Donation Presentation to:
Camp High Hopes
The Pier Center for Autism
Donations will benefit children/adults with autism.

Livin With it Group will be starting back up with Stephanie Robinson as coordinator. Fun stuff ahead if you have a child or work with an individual with ASD from High School Freshman to 25 years of age and would like to hang out with others with ASD, come to the meeting at NWAEA on September 12 at 6:30 to see if it would be a good fit for your individual with ASD.

Family Fun Events for 2019-2020
Welcome back Siouxland Autism Support Group members! This year we hope to have lots of fun activities for the families.

  • On October 10th from 5-7pm we will be going to Scarecrow farm near Lawton, Iowa. (cost will be in next newsletter)

  • In November in addition to the regular meeting on the second Thursday we will be having a Saturday morning movie at, AMC Theaters on November 23rd at 9am. The movie will be Frozen 2 (cost $3 per person)

  • December - Parents Night Out -We are working on getting enough NWAEA volunteers and friends of the group to give parents a couple hours to do whatever they want and know that all there kids will be entertained and cared for by responsible adults.  Check back for updates!  (no cost to families)

  • In January in addition to the regular support group meeting we hope to have a swim party at the YMCA in South Sioux City (cost $2 per person)

  • February we are looking into doing a hockey game. (cost TBD)

  • April will be our Autism Awareness Walk at Western Iowa Tech.

So keep checking your email and Facebook for updates about this years events and meetings.