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Believe in BETTER Lives

for All Affected by Autism

Our mission is to promote lifelong opportunities for people on the autism spectrum and their families, so they can be fully participating members of their communities.

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The Autism Society of the Greater Capital Region, New York is a not-for-profit organization that serves people living with autism in the Greater Capital District and their families. Our vision is a society where all individuals on the autism spectrum are fully participating members of our community.

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Save the Date for our 19th Annual Gala for Autism!Friday, February 5th, 2021 - Virtual EventCeremonies, Auctions, Celebration & HopeMore Details to FollowWe look forward to coming together online with you all to celebrate our autism community. By supporting our Annual Gala, you can help sustain our work with individuals of all ages and their families during this challenging winter. If you would like to donate to the auction, please fill out and send us the following form: ... See MoreSee Less
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Happy New Year from ASGCR!We are so glad you were part of our community in 2020. We are looking forward to new opportunities to gather together virtually in 2021, and continue serving every person touched by autism in the greater Capital Region.Some highlights from this year:Our annual Gala at the end of February was a fun and festive night! We celebrated our Gig Works employees and business partners, and we enjoyed exciting auctions and music.The Hero Walk & Run for Autism became a Virtual Challenge, and we were so impressed with how many miles everyone logged in 54 days!We connected online through sharing resources, live conversations and read-alongs, and video check-ins with the individuals and families we serve. Thank you to our board, staff, interns, volunteers, and everyone who supported us this year. Your generosity means so much to us!There is still time to contribute to our Annual Appeal! If you are able to give, your donations will help us continue to serve our autism community in the new year. Click here to learn more or make a donation: ... See MoreSee Less
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One of the participants in our Autism Fitness training program, Kristin Kmack, has recently founded her own personal training company! Maur Movement provides services to individuals of all ages and abilities, and accepts self-direction clients.Check out her flyer for more details, and send her an email if you're interested in training sessions! ... See MoreSee Less
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One in 54 children are diagnosed with autism every year, and as the rate of diagnosis continues to grow, everyone knows someone whose life is touched by autism. While there is some uncertainty around what 2021 will bring, you can count on us to continue supporting our community however we can. If you are able to give this holiday season, your donation will help more children and adults with autism experience a lifetime of opportunities. Our community is counting on you!Click here to learn more about our Annual Appeal and make a donation: ... See MoreSee Less
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We're reading an Advent story, come join us! ... See MoreSee Less
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Join us for a great Hanukkah story! ... See MoreSee Less
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Join us for a conversation with Urban Co-Works and the Autism Society of the Greater Capital Region ... See MoreSee Less
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