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Autism Speaks and New York Collaborates for Autism Host Winter Ball

NEW YORK, NY (December 3, 2013) – Autism Speaks and New York Collaborates for Autism (NYCA) joined together last night for “The Winter Ball for Autism” – a star-studded event set against the breathtaking backdrop of The Metropolitan Museum of Art that raised more than [...]

2018-08-27T15:59:09-05:00December 4th, 2013|

CELEBRATE 10 YEARS WITH US and GIVE NOW  This year NYCA is celebrating 10 years of helping individuals with autism and their families. In honor of our birthday, we’ve gathered NYCA’s 10 of our most memorable triumphs in autism. Make the future brighter for people living [...]

2017-09-27T18:07:57-05:00November 20th, 2013|

Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism

Pictured above: Marice (left) a PSCA intern and Dr. Molly Losh, the Jane and Michael Hoffman Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Northwestern University. 10 Years, 10 Triumphs Triumph 9: Night of Too Many Stars Brings Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism to Have [...]

2018-08-27T16:06:01-05:00November 14th, 2013|

Night of Too Many Stars Wins Emmy!

(Pictured above Robert Smigel (NYCA Board Member) and the Comedy Central Team) 10 Years, 10 Triumphs Triumph 7: And the Emmy Goes to…Night of Too Many Stars On Sunday night, Comedy Central’s Night of Too Many Stars won a Creative Arts Emmy for Outstanding Interactive Program. Other [...]

2018-08-27T16:11:11-05:00September 17th, 2013|

Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism 2013 Retreat

(On July 22, 2013, AFAA held its annual retreat at the new Center for Autism and Developing Brain (CADB). Members pictured above in the CADB gym.) 10 Years, 10 Triumphs Triumph 6: Setting the National Public Policy Agenda - Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism [...]

2018-08-27T16:12:54-05:00August 21st, 2013|

BOOST! After School Program at the JCC Manhattan

10 Years, 10 Triumphs Triumph 5:  NYCA Planted the Seeds for Inclusion and Programming with the JCC in Manhattan The creation of BOOST! is one of NYCA’s greatest triumphs in its 10-year history. As with all our collaborative programs, we researched best practices and found [...]

2018-08-27T16:17:04-05:00July 18th, 2013|

JCC & BOOST! Press Release

THE JCC IN MANHATTAN AND NEW YORK COLLABORATES FOR AUTISM CELEBRATE  TEN YEARS OF INNOVATION Longstanding Partnership Has Generated New Opportunities for People on the Autism Spectrum NEW YORK, NY, July 16, 2013 -- Over the past decade, the Jewish Community Center in Manhattan (JCC) has [...]

2018-08-27T16:27:59-05:00July 16th, 2013|

Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism Class of 2013

10 Years, 10 Triumphs Triumph 4: Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism Last week, The Project SEARCH Collaborates for Autism (PSCA) Class of 2013 graduated from NYCA’s program that not only teaches them the skills to leave high school and find a job but gives their [...]

2018-08-28T11:00:55-05:00June 25th, 2013|

The Center for Autism and the Developing Brain Opens

10 Years, 10 Triumphs: Triumph 3 CADB Opens On Monday, our dream became a reality, the Center for Autism and the Developing Brain officially opened its doors to a new way of caring for people with autism. The state-of-the-art facility, which is located on New [...]

2018-08-28T10:34:40-05:00June 13th, 2013|