In Memory: Erik Kristopher Myers

On September 15, 2021, Erik Kristopher Myers passed away. Erik served on the board of directors for the Howard County Autism Society (HCAS) and spent many hours volunteering. His thoughtful input and involvement with a wide range of HCAS activities has been much valued and appreciated. With his creativity and expertise in communication, he played…

Preparing for the Return to School

Join us for this timely webinar! Preparing for the Return to School: What’s Most Important To Communicate With Teachers Before School Starts August 24, 2021 – 7:00-8:00pm The start of a new school year is the perfect time to share important information about your child with their teacher(s). This webinar will provide parents with tips…

911 Address Flagging Program In The News!

Terrific article in Columbia Inspired Magazine about the development of the 911 Address Flagging Program by HCAS and the Howard County Police Department. It features Lt. Bill Cheuvront who has been an integral part of both this program and the autism community. The program allows families/individuals with autism and other disabilities, mental health challenges, Alzheimers,…

FREE In-Person Outdoor FITNESS CLASS

Sign Up NOW! FREE In-Person, Outdoor FITNESS CLASSES Saturdays, June 19 – August 28, 2021 9:00AM-10:00AM These in-person, outdoor fitness classes for individuals of all abilities and their friends and family will be led in  a SPIRIT Club instructor.  No special equipment is required. Wear comfortable shoes and clothes that allow you to move freely. This…

April is Autism Acceptance Month!

#CelebrateDifferences! On April 2nd and throughout the month of April, people around the world come together to celebrate differences by observing Autism Acceptance Month. This year HCAS acknowledges a shift from Awareness to Acceptance as we work in partnership with the Autism Society of America and others to advocate for lawmakers to federally designate April as…