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Looking Back

2018-09-18T22:27:54+00:00 September 18th, 2018|

Opening the past... So I’m not gonna lie. Doing a blog on my journey with my son and family scared me a lot. Scares me for being so candid and open. Scares me for sharing too much. Scares me for opening up my life for scrutiny. But the thing that [...]

Grant Program Recipient – Andres

2018-09-17T20:39:24+00:00 September 15th, 2018|

Grant Recipient Stories: Andres We started an unwanted, unsolicited journey about 11 years ago when we were wondering why…so many things were different. At that time, his behavior was unpredictable and out of control. His sensory issues were extreme, and his anxiety triggered frequent and massive meltdowns. He hardly [...]

November 2018 Movie Night

2018-09-17T20:19:26+00:00 September 15th, 2018|

Fall Movie Night! "Oceans 8" When: November 17, 2018 Where: Fitness on Fifth 145 Fifth Avenue, Indiatlantic, Fl 32903 Join us for a night out of laughter and fun as we watch "Oceans 8" on Fifth Avenue. Enjoy wine, popcorn and other treats as you kick back for the movie. [...]

Grant Update September 2018

2018-09-17T20:18:37+00:00 September 15th, 2018|

Grant Program update! Thanks to our generous donors we have approved and administer a total of 37 grants for families totalling $74,408!  Donations go directly to helping families in need in Brevard County Florida. Family Assistance Program has funded: Sensory/Educational Equipment  Private Tutoring  ABA Therapy Speech Therapy  Guardianship Legal Fees [...]

Moving Forward

2018-09-17T20:16:44+00:00 September 11th, 2018|

The Road Ahead... My fears were finally confirmed. Autism was a word that would change our lives forever. This was big. Though part of me was relieved, the other part of me was terrified and sad. Sad he would always be referred to as autistic or special needs. Scared he [...]

From the beginning

2018-09-17T20:17:26+00:00 September 11th, 2018|

"D" day... “D” day otherwise known as diagnosis day is different for all of us. But one thing resonates between us…. The death of a dream…. The realization that your child will struggle and that the battles have just begun. The road ahead is tough and no one wants their [...]

Gala 2018 Photos!

2018-09-17T20:15:10+00:00 April 29th, 2018|

Thank You for a Successful Gala 2018 Fundraising Event! “Keeping the Dream Alive” the 5th annual Illuminate the Night Gala was a splendid success thanks to the over 300 guests that attended this past April 21, 2018.  The evening offered a Silent Auction, Hors d’oeuvres, Cocktails, Dancing, 50/50 Raffle and more!  [...]

Florida Today Gala Announcement

2018-04-09T13:17:30+00:00 April 9th, 2018|

Read the Florida Today write up on for Spring Forward for Autism and the 2018 Gala Event! Florida Today Article: On April 9, 2018 the newspaper Florida Today highlighted Spring Forward for Autism's work in the area and our Gala event "Keeping the Dream Alive!"  Click below to read the [...]

WIN A CAR!

2018-03-09T19:36:06+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|

WIN THIS CAR! ENTER TO WIN A 1995 MERCEDES VINTAGE HARDTOP CONVERTIBLE WITH ONLY 40,000 MILES! Raffle tickets only $25 each or 5 raffle tickets for $100! Drawing to be held at our gala April 21,2018! Click below for your chance to win... [...]