Thursday, December 17, 2015

More Autism Friendly Movies at Emagine - Star Wars and Alvin and the Chipmunks!

WHAT : “Autism Friendly” Movies at Emagine theater on the 1st & 3rd Saturday’s of the month. Sensory friendly (light up a bit, sound down a bit) with the ability to get up, move, make noise. Families with allergies can bring in their own snacks.

WHO: Any child/teen/adult with special challenges that would make a regular movie experience challenging ….. And of course their friends & family members.

WHERE : Emagine Novi—12 Mile Rd.; Novi, Michigan

WHY : Going to the movies is something EVERY person should be able to do.

WHEN : The 1st & 3rd Saturdays of the month.

Autism therapy and behavior specialists will be available for parents that would like additional support, help, guidance, tips, tricks or techniques to help make the experience a positive one for their child.

Saturday, Dec. 19th; 10:30am
Alvin & The Chipmunks

Saturday, Jan. 2nd, 10:30am
Star Wars The Force Awakens

Friday, December 11, 2015

New Programs at Living and Learning in Northville

Living and Learning is offering two new programs.

1. Winter Recess Club - This group will meet Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for both weeks of Winter Break from 10-3pm

2. Fitness Blast - Specially designed fitness classes for a variety of age groups.

Please see the Living and Learning website for more information.

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Upcoming Events at OU Cares

Upcoming Evening Enrichment Series. There is no cost to attend.  However space is limited so please RSVP to
Navigating Oakland County Community Mental Health - Services & Supports for Individuals with ASD

Thursday, January 21, 2016, 6-7:30pm
, Oakland University, Oakland Center Bldg, Lake Michigan Room.  Presented  by Representatives from Oakland County Community Mental Health Authority

Achieving a Better Life Experience - The ABLE Act: A Tax Exemt Savings Account for Long-Term Needs of Individuals with a Disability.
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 6-7:30pm
, Oakland University, Oakland Center Bldg, Lake Michigan Room.  Presented by R. Scott de Varona MBA, Michigan Dept of Treasury

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Autism Friendly Movie

December 5th at 10:30am The Emagine Movie Theater in Novi in partnership with Centria Autism Services will be showing The Good Dinosaur in an Autism friendly format.  Please check out the flyer below for more information.

The Good Dinosaur - Emagine Canton

Art Therapy Program and Living and Learning in Northville

Living and Learning in Northville  is offering a new Art Therapy Program. Sessions will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Please contact them for more information:
Phone: 248.308.3592

Here is a link to the flyer:  Art Therapy Program