Sahara Cares Carnival - Register Now!

2014 Autumn Carnival for Autism
SAVE THE DATE!
Saturday, August 16th, 2014
11:00am to 2:00pm
Utah State Fairpark in Salt Lake City
155 North 1000 West SLC, UT













Click Here to Register!

Weber Co. Moms Night Out

From Weber County Moms:
Our night out for June with be the 26th. 6 pm @ No Frill's Diner 449 W 12th Street, Ogden. It's supposed to be tasty. You're all invited, hope to see you there!

NAA is happy to be able to provide this vital safety toolkit for families as part of our continuing efforts to prevent wandering-related injuries and deaths in the autism community.









BIG RED SAFETY BOX - click here

SaharaCares Autumn Carnival for Autism

GREAT NEWS!! Saturday, August 16 - State Fair Grounds.
The 2014 Autism Carnival online registration is up! 
Please go to our site and register your child ASAP 
at saharacares.net. It's going to be amazing!!!!

You are invited to join the Utah Family Voices staff on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 for a free workshop on Emergency Preparedness for Special Needs! 

This will be an interactive session on health care and community supports for children and youth. The goal of this session is to help parents identify what to do in an emergency, especially for those that have children with special needs. What things would be helpful to prepare the child beforehand? What types of things do you need to have on hand?

Please click the link below to register.  
Register Now!

If you would like additional information or would like to register by phone please call 801.272.1068!

Utah Disability Parking Tag

Is your child a runner and a safety risk in parking lots, a danger to self or others?  
Here is the link to the Disability Placard - hangs on your rearview mirror so you don't have to replace your AUTISM license plate!

MAKS at NIGHT!

... a few Maks who can't make it to the daytime lunches would like to get together for a dessert night. So...let's meet next Thursday, June 5, 8:30 at the Village Inn at the District in South Jordan. Put the kiddies to bed and come on over.

Saturday June 7


MAY LUNCH













Thursday - May 15 - 1:30 Chili's Riverdale Road 
or
Tuesday - May 20 - 11:30 - Joy Luck in Bountiful
or
Tuesday - May 20 - ChuckaRama - 6363 S. State -
(Fashion Place Mall)

OPEN ENROLLMENT May 4-18

There is a new open enrollment period for the Utah Medicaid Autism Waiver Program: May 4-18. This program provides 15 hours a week of in home ABA and other benefits to kids 2-6 with autism spectrum disorders for free. You do not have to be able to qualify for Medicaid to receive services. Your child will be qualified for Medicaid based on their assets alone. It is a lottery.
Click here for more info:

Autism Waiver Program




  • The program will be accepting applications for the waiver for a two week period from May 4, 2014 through May 18, 2014. The application will be available on this website, both online and in paper format. For more information please contact the Utah Department of Health at 801-538-6357.
To reserve tickets for the Autism performance May 17 at 2:00 please call 801-709-3305. Tickets will be distributed on a first come/first serve basis.

Salt Lake Lunch 22nd






We will be having a MAK lunch for the SLC valley on Tuesday the 22nd at the Blue Lemon on 6910 S Highland Dr. Cottonwood heights area! 11:30 it should be fabulous!!!!!