Best in the Northwest Autism Conference


View information on presenting and sponsoring here.

Ticketing information will be available soon!

By |August 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Autism Awareness Day at Safeco Field

Join the Seattle Mariners for Autism Awareness Day at Safeco Field. A sensory-sensitive quiet area will be setup on the day of the game in the Ellis Pavilion, where attendees can take a break when needed. Receive an Autism Awareness Day t-shirt when you purchase through this offer.

Redeem your t-shirt (while supplies last) by bringing […]

By |June 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Combined Fund Drive Event Report

On November 29, 2016 the Washington State Combined Fund Drive and the Office of the Secretary of State held a Carnival-themed Giving Day event at the State Capitol Library Lunchroom. The Autism Society of Washington was one of two non-profit organizations that were invited to this event; the other non-profit was Parent2Parent of Thurston County. […]

By |June 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Waiver Renewal Stakeholder Workgroups – King County

Dear King County Parent and Family Coalition Members,


Following is an important opportunity to provide feedback on waivers to the Developmental Disabilities Administration.



——— Waiver Renewal Stakeholder Workgroups ———————————–


DDA is preparing to renew the Basic Plus, Core, Community Protection & Children’s Intensive Behavioral Support waivers and we want your input! Renewals occur every five years so it […]

By |September 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Outdoors for All – Learn to Bike!


Register online at https://www.activityreg.com/selectactivity_t1.wcs or by calling 206-838-6030 x200.

By |August 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Public Policy and Advocacy News and Notes

S.2614/H.R. 4919  Kevin and Avonte’s Law of 2016
Kevin and Avonte’s Law passed the Senate with bipartisan support last week, securing advocates one more victory in the quest to provide law enforcement with critical training and resources to eliminate wandering incidents involving individuals on the autism spectrum. The bill has now been sent to the House for […]

By |August 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Ship Tour of Explorer of the Seas, Seattle WA 8/5/2016

Explorer of the Seas is offering a special tour of their cruise ship for families with special needs. An expert from Miami, Ron Pettit, who specializes in cruising and guests with special needs, will be leading the tour and lunch. There is no obligation for anyone to book a cruise, nor will there be anyone […]

By |July 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Calling all Campers: Time to register for summer camp at Camp Beausite NW!

We hope you have had a fabulous year and look forward to seeing you at summer camp this July!

We’re busy planning all sorts of fun activities, programs and outings for our campers with special needs, ages 6-65+.


As of Saturday, January 30th, you can register on our website, or print and mail in the forms, or […]

By |February 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|

Meet Julia – Sesame Street’s Newest Resident with Autism

Sesame Street recently launched a new initiative aimed at communities with young children with autism spectrum disorder. Sesame Street and Autism: See Amazing in All Children was developed with input from parents, people who serve the autism community, and people with autism. This new initiative offers families ways to overcome common challenges and simplify everyday […]

By |November 4th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|

Special Needs Fun Fair


Free Indoor Fun Fair for Special Needs, Saturday, Sept 26, 1:00-4:00

When: Saturday, Sept 26th, 1-4pm

Where: 15205 SE 28th St. | Bellevue




Soccer skills

Basketball… Plus more!


More information and registration here.

By |September 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|