Puberty & Sexuality Workshops

The South Carolina Autism Society developed a new 2 hour training called “The Birds, the Bees, ASDs, and Everything In-between” To navigate puberty we are asked to quickly develop new social skills and implement them correctly. Parents will leave this training with the knowledge to start taking on all the various challenges that come along with puberty and transitioning into adulthood. We cover basic topics such as bodily changes, privacy, and personal hygiene. We will discuss more in depth topics such as consent, safe sex, sexuality and gender identity, intimacy, and ...

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Presise & Michael Chaney Fundraiser for SCAS

Join us at Lula's Coffee Co. on September 4th from 8 - 11 pm for some great music as we raise funds for the SC Autism Society!  Lula's is located at 600 Pamplico Hwy, Florence, SC 29505. We owe a huge THANKS to Mr. Michael McNeill for organizing this fundraiser! Please take a minute to read about his motivation and share the event with your friends! *PERSONAL MOTIVATION FOR RAISING AWARENESS/FUNDING* Having a son with autism took some time getting use to. When he was first diagnose at the age of 3, I was completely astounded with the news and clueless as to what ...

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South Carolina Autism Society Hosts Charleston Respite Event for Families Caring for Children with 
Autism Spectrum Disorder

The South Carolina Autism Society will host its Charleston Respite Event for families caring for children with special needs.  The free event will take place on Friday, February 6 from 6 to 9 pm at the Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry located at 25 Ann Street, Charleston, SC.  Availability is limited to 75 children with autism spectrum disorder, and their siblings. The children will enjoy many rooms for imaginative play including a castle and pirate ship, art room, market, and more! Snacks will be provided.  RSVP by Friday, January 30. You can register ...

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