Autism Awareness Month Activities

Join us for April’s Autism Acceptance Month, for all our activities, events, and fundraisers for the month.

Spectrum Services will have many ways for everyone to get involved in helping to raise awareness about our Hudson Valley loved ones with Autism. We’ll have virtual fundraising events, knowledge-drives, and ways for you to support the Autism Community, and students at Spectrum Services.

Join our Autism Acceptance Month Facebook Fundraiser Drive
Through the month of April, use your Facebook page to help raise funds to support the life-changing work done at Spectrum Services. Set up your own Facebook Fundraiser, donate, and get your friends involved, too! Let’s make a difference in the lives of our special little learners! For instructions on setting up your personal Autism Acceptance Month fundraiser, Click Here!

Join our Virtual Workshop: Introduction to Autism Wednesday April 20th from either 12:30 to 2:00, or 6:30 to 8:00 
This workshop is perfect for new parents, extended family members, general education providers, and our community as a whole. Attendees will have a greater understanding, awareness, and acceptance of how autism impacts the lives of children and their families. For details Click Here!

CBD Basket Raffle – Saturday, April 23
Our friends at Your CBD Store Kingston are hosting a raffle fundraiser. They’ve put together a well-designed basket of CBD products worth over $350. Tickets are $5 each, or 5 for $20, and can be purchased at their store at 1220 Ulster Avenue, Space B, in Kingston. Then, on Saturday, April 23 at 3pm, there will be a grand prize drawing at their store to draw the winning ticket (winner doesn’t have to be present to win).

Join us on Thursday, April 28th
As we honor our friends and loved ones with Autism by Going Spectrum Blue. Post photos of you and your family wearing blue, the color that represents autism acceptance. You can also write a few words or post a video of why you’re honoring a loved one with autism. Make sure to tag them all with #spectrumservicesblue.

Join us for the Virtual Joey Eppard Live Benefit Concert
Thursday, April 28 at 7:00pm –
Joey Eppard is a renowned music writer, recording artist, and the lead vocalist and guitarist for the experimental progressive rock band, 3. Joey’s son, Julian, is also a student at Spectrum Services. For your special Facebook invitation, Click Here!

Designer Handbag Bingo
Saturday, May 7th – Beekman Park Recreational Center, Hopewell Junction – $40 Tix

It’s BINGO, and you’re participating for a chance to win a designer handbag while enjoying a fun night of fashion and design. Over $7,000 in top name designer bags will be awarded to game winners. For details, Click Here!

We’ll be tying it all together on social media, and you can play a part. Sign up on our Facebook Event. Use your Facebook account to host an Autism Awareness Fundraiser of your own, and invite friends and family to donate to support it.