What's Going On

Christmas Assistance

Deadline: Nov. 11

To apply for Christmas assistance, applications must include two letters:

  1. a letter explaining financial need
  2. a letter of recommendation from a school or other agency

Questions? Email programs@autismpensacola.org or call (850) 434-7171.


Sonshine Farms Corn Maze

Sept. 17 - Nov. 8

Sonshine Family Farms will donate 10% of all proceeds to API. More information is at http://sonshinefamilyfarms.com/


Annual Evening Meeting

Oct. 20, Pollak Training Center, Arc Gateway. 6:00 p.m.

Topic: "What About the Adults?" Guest speakers will be from local adult programs around the area, including Hope for Hire, Inland Sea Aquaponics, and P.U.R.E. Empowerment Center. More information, email programs@autismpensacola.org. Childcare will be available. Reservation deadline is Oct. 14. https://autismpensacola.wufoo.com/forms/smleyh41mxkz66/



Oct. 29, Pearl Nelson Center parking lot. 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

If you're interested in participating as a "trunk," contact programs@autismpensacola.org.


Spooktacular! at the PMA

Oct. 29, Pensacola Museum of Art. 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

A family event in benefit of Art Academy for Autism. Come join us for a costume contest, family-friendly Halloween activities, and more! Tickets are $5 for children and parents get in FREE! For more information call (850) 432-6247 or email vpeacock1@uwf.edu.


Holiday Party and Visit with Santa

Dec. 3, Coast Community Church, 3141 Gulf Breeze Pkwy, Gulf Breeze. 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

For families of all ages. Sign up to see Santa now and check the flyer for more information!


Bowling with Santa

Dec. 10

Details upcoming.


Special Needs Playdate

WSRE PBS KIDS Imagination Station

351 W Cedar Street, Pensacola, FL. 32502.

Mark your calendars for these upcoming play dates

  • Sept. 10, 10:00 a.m. to noon
  • Sept. 24, 10:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. - during Steps for Autism!
  • Oct. 15, 10:00 a.m. to noon
  • Nov. 5, 10 a.m. to noon

Autism Pensacola is an American Graduate!


Understanding the IEP Process

Jan. 12, J.E. Hall Center, Room 160. 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Presented by Escambia County School District. Speaker: Amy Scott Lorton, Special Education Consultant & Advocate.