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Autism Speaks Launches Version 2.0 of the Popular Transition Tool Kit!
The Autism Speaks Transition Tool Kit was created to serve as a guide to assist families on the journey from adolescence to adulthood.
Autism Speaks website includes a resource directory.
Autism Speaks Northern California is hosting a camp for middle school autistic kids:
What: Youth Spark Camp
When: On Friday, June 9th and Sat, June 17th at 10 a.m.,
Where: Microsoft Store at Valley Fair (2855 Stevens Creek Blvd #1135, Santa Clara)
Hosted by Autism Speaks Northern California
Who: For middle-school aged kids with autism who want to learn how computers work. Students will be led through educational games with popular themes like “Moana” and “Minecraft,” which teach kids the basics of computer coding. Class is 90 minutes. Class size is limited to 10 students.