Upcoming Events

During Covid-19, ASNV groups will be held on Zoom.

 

July Special Event
 

Getting to Know ASNV
July 29    12:00 – 1:00pm

Learn about our programs, mission, and vision for the future by joining us on July 29th for Getting to Know ASNV. Find out what makes ASNV unique, meet our board members and staff, and hear how ASNV has changed the lives of program participants. Every attendee will be registered for a special drawing. You MUST be pre-registered to be entered into the drawing.

Although this event is FREE, please consider making a $10.00 donation to our Intervention Assistance Fund (aka mini-grant program). To register,
click here.

11:55 am - 12:10 pm: Music by David Godoy
12:10 pm - 12:20 pm: Meet the staff.
12:20 pm - 12:40 pm: Learn about our programs, mission, vision, and future.
12:40 pm - 12:50 pm: Hear from our board.
12:50 pm - 12:55 pm: How can you help?
12:55 pm - 1:00 pm: Q & A

 

 


Social & Support Groups

Every Other Thursday


Middle-Age on the Spectrum

Come learn and chat with other middle-to-older autistic adults about employment, relationships, dating, families, children, and so much more. This chat is hosted by Dr. Nicci Dowd, one of our ASNV volunteers. Bring your dinner, drink or snack, and zoom on in to meet the others!

This month's meetings: August 6 & 20  
6:00 – 7:00pm

 

Every Saturday

 

Autism Social Club

This social club, which is hosted by a trained, young-adult volunteer, is for high-school students and young adults. Club members will play games, talk about their interests, and have fun! RSVP required. For more information and to RSVP, please contact Dr. Nicci Dowd at autismsoclub@gmail.com.


This month's meetings: August 15, 22 & 29
2:00 – 3:00pm

 

Every Other Saturday

Parents of Autistic Teens 

This group gives parents of autistic teens the chance to share relevant information and resources with one another. Guardians or caretakers of teens also welcomed. The group is facilitated by a staff member or a parent of an autistic teen. 


This month's meetings: August 1, 15 & 29
11am - 12pm


Education Workshop 

This month's workshop: August 1, 15 & 29
1:00 – 2:30pm 


The Autism Partnership (TAP) 

The Autism Partnership (TAP), is a life- and social-skills group by autistic adults, for autistic adults. The first part of each meeting focuses on a different topic that helps adults on the spectrum live life to the fullest. The second half of the meeting is a structured social hour, during which participants can play games, talk, and make new friends. New members are always welcome! No RSVP required. For more info, email tap@asnv.org


This month's meetings:  August 1, 15 & 29
3:00 – 5:00pm


Topics: August 1 - Supported Decision Making by Lucy Beadnell from Arc of NoVA

Join us here! Meeting ID: 946 600 1682  

Parents & Caregivers of Adults on the Spectrum

This is a self-led support group for parents and caregivers of adults on the autism spectrum. If you are interested in meeting with other caregivers and parents to get support and discuss topics like employment, life transitions, fostering independence, and more, please join us!


This month's meetings: August 1, 15 & 29
5:30 – 6:30pm

 

*To join a Zoom group, click on the link and follow the instructions. If you would like more information, click here.

Sessions are NOT recorded to protect the privacy of our participants.