Library hosts autism awareness event Saturday

April is International Autism Awareness Month, and on Saturday, April 6, the Milford Library has invited the Milford police with their first blue autism awareness police car and the not-for-profit, Milestones Behavioral Services, to the library from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to bring greater awareness and education to the community about autism. According to the US Centers for Disease … read more

Kennedy Center holds weekend events for Autism Project

The Kennedy Center Food, Wine & BrewFest will be held on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 6-10 p.m., at the Fairfield Museum and History Center, 370 Beach Road. The Kennedy Center Autism SpectRUN will take place the following day on Sunday, Sept. 16, at 9 a.m., at Jennings Beach, 800 S. Benson Road. Both events will benefit The Kennedy Center Autism … read more

Agency hosts presentation on transitioning to adulthood

Milestones Behavioral Services, a not-for-profit agency, that provides services to infants through adults with autism and other developmental disorders, is hosting a presentation on “Transitioning to Adulthood for Families with Special Needs Children.” The free event is open to parents, grandparents and/or caregivers on Thursday, Jan. 18, from 7 to 8 p.m., at Milestones campus, 339 Boston Post Road, Orange. … read more