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eSpectrum is sent out via email every second Wednesday with news, events and information for the ASD community. It is freely available to all!



2014 eSpectrum Newsletter Archive

Number  Contents
Special December 2014: Christmas Special – Charity Bid Online; Sensitive Santa; Merchandise for Christmas
Issue 142 December 2014: International day of people with disability; the Other Film Festival; Spectrum Summer; YMCA Escape for adults
Issue 141 November 2014: Free Online ASD course; eVAC; Jennings Street School enrolments; Villa Maria family day
Issue 140 November 2014:eVAC available; Sensitive Santa; Christmas Stocking Raffle; Forum on transition; NDIA annual report
Issue 139 October 2014: ASD friendly Lion King performance; Disability Housing Forum; Santas wanted
Issue 138 October 2014: Mirabella Mountain Fun Run; Amaze survey; Melbourne Marathon; Hear & Share with Lucinda Nolan
Issue 137 September 2014: Mirabella Mountain Fun Run; Amaze survey; YMCA Camp; Hear & Share with Lucinda Nolan
Issue 136 September 2014: I CAN Camp for teens; A Skate; Lesley Hall Scholarship; forum for adults with ASD
Issue 135 August 2014: Online Classroom launched; Respite and carer conference; Melbourne Marathon
Issue 134 August 2014: NDIS Report; Sensory friendly movies; Congratulations Award recipients
Issue 133 July 2014: VAC 2014 – speakers, masterclasses, regional discounts, expo; Spectrum Winter
Issue 132 July 2014: VAC 2014; Lucinda Nolan visits Amaze; Hear & Share with Stephanie Crawford; ESDN Forum
Issue 131 June 2014: ASD Research; Disability Awards; Amaze hiring
Issue 130 June 2014: New Quiet Room at Northlands; relaxed Hansel & Gretel performance; Olga Tennison receives honours
Issue 129  May 2014: New CEO Fiona Sharkie; VAC 2014 Early Bird; NDIS Webinar
Issue 128  May 2014: VAC 2014; Sensory friendly movies; Hear & Share with Donna Williams; Amaze Awards
Issue 127  April 2014: VAC 2014 Speaker Program Announced; Training in Tas; Spectrum Winter issue out now
Issue 126  April 2014: WAAD; Entertainment Book; I CAN Camp;
Issue 125  April 2014: WAAD Special
 Issue 124  March 2014: Amaze Awards Nominations; VAC 2014 call for posters; NDIS webinar; Research
Issue 123 March 2014: VAC 2014, WAAD, sensory friendly movies, Amaze Awards
Issue 122 Feb 2014: Breaking NEWS: World Autism Awareness Day Melbourne at Luna Park
Issue 121 Feb 2014:Awards for Service to ASD Community; New High-Tech Opp; Visual Support Workshop Dates; Connect14 Conference; New App ‘Out & About’
Issue 120 Jan 2014: Represent the ASD Community; Vic Police Here to Help; Visual Support Master Class; Break Thru Survey; Radio Training + Much More!
Issue 119  Jan 2014: Abstracts Open for VAC 2014; Sensory Friendly Movies; Surfing for Disability; Inclusive Drama; ASD Parents and Registered Training
Issue 120 Jan 2014: Represent the ASD Community; Vic Police Here to Help; Visual Support Master Class; Break Thru Survey; Radio Training + Much More!

2013 eSpectrum Newsletter Archive

Number Contents
Issue 118 Organisations Complete Certification; LEGO Fans Unite; Office & Family Counselling Opening Times; Book Review
Issue 117 The I Can Network; More Sensitive Santa at Highpoint; New Dates for Amaze Training; SASI Live Talk; Holiday Time Info Sheets
Issue 116 International Day of People with Disability 3 Dec; Sensitive Santa in Town; Christmas Cards; Parenting on the Spectrum; VAC ’14
Issue 115 Sensitive Santa is Back; Disability Self Help Grants; Amaze Info Sessions; Sensory Friendly Films; The Lab PhD Project
Issue 114 Ethical Buying Promotion; ASD Research Forum; Position Vacant; Have Your Say; Free Teacher PD; Amaze Training Nationally Recognised
Issue 113 Federal Minister Visits Amaze; Research Forum Speakers Announced; Sensory Friendly Films; Ethical Buying Special Offer Plus Much More!
Issue 112 Behaviour Support Plan workshop; Melbourne Marathon; FREE Kathy Lette talk; Research Forum; sensory-friendly movies
Issue 111 ASD Research Forum; BIG Weekend; BSP Toolkit Forum; Sad farewell; New Consultancy Package; opportunities and events
Issue 110 Launch of TherapyConnect; Hear & Share; Research Forum; RTO Training; sensory friendly ‘Despicable Me 2′; Education forum; Melbourne Marathon; BIG Weekend; Age artilce; Amaze library; Events
Issue 109  BIG Weekend; DCA Reference Group; Family Info Session; Positions Vacant; Father’s Day; Film Project; Hear & Share; Amaze Library; Events
Issue 108 August 2013: APAC 13; sensory-friendly ‘Epic’ screenings; ‘Get Me About’; Spectrum Magazine Advertising; Entertainment Book; Info Sheets, ‘What about me’ book for siblings
Issue 107 July 2013: Support groups; Entertainment Books; New ‘Lab’ opens; Run Melbourne outcome; Congratulations Don!; Access Officers; events and more!
Issue 106 July 2013: Amaze wins Victoria Day Award; English Channel Swim for Autism; Run Melbourne; Family Counsellor Position
Issue 105 June 2013: National Disability Awards; Reporting Crime Survey; Call for Adult Sibs; APAC 2013; USB Project Call for Input
Issue 104 June 2013: Sensory Friendly Films are Back; Join and WIN; OTARC Research Forum; Wheeler Centre Debates Over-Diagnosis
Issue 103 May 2013: Run Melbourne; Oscars100; Disability Care News; Extended Families New Volunteer Program;  Entertainment Book
Issue 102 May 2013 – DisabilityCare update; volunteer thank you; A Still Jacket premiere; position vacant; Amaze membership promotion; Info Session; Community of Practice; lucky winners; library news
Issue 101 May 2013 – Big Weekend; Transport Survey; Training; WAAD pictures; Rob McNamara exhibition; Research projects; great gift; APAC early bird; Early Days workshps
Issue 100 April 2013 – Happy 100th issue! WAAD report, Sensory friendly movies; Entertainment Book Launch; Early Days workshops; Spectrum deadlines; Position vacant; Library news
Issue 99 April 2013 – World Autism Awareness Day
Issue 98 April 2013 – World Autism Awareness Day, Community of Practice, Info Sessions
Issue 97 March 2013 – NDIS is named; WAAD coming soon; mental health symposium call for papers
Issue 96 March 2013 – World Autism Awareness Day Special Edition
Issue 95 February 2013 – Breakthrough Research Funding Granted; Giants of the Bay; Corporate Support for World Autism Awareness Day; Volunteers Needed and more!
Issue 94 February 2013 – World Autism Awareness Day 7 April; New Evening Info Sessions; Translated Video Resource; Amaze Educators; ASD Research Projects
Issue 93 January 2013 – Sensory Friendly Movies; World Autism Awareness Day; Community Sector Awards; DSM-5 Webinar; BioAutism Conference; Online Resources
Issue 92 January 2013 – State Disability Plan; Brickvention; Registered Training; Supporting Differences In Schools; Accreditation; ASD Events
Issue 91 January 2013 – Welcome 2013; ASD Accredited Training; ASD Community of Practice Event; Early Days Workshops Begin; Events Calendar

2012 eSpectrum Newsletter Archives

Number Contents
Issue 90 December 2012 – Farewell 2012; Position Vacant; Tertiary Support; 2013 Program Dates; Registered Training; Holiday Hours; ASD Events
Issue 89 December 2012 – Amaze Christmas Cards; ASD Diagnosis News; Ethical Buying; NDIS Draft Legislation; Festive Trading; ASD Events
Issue 88 November 2012 – Sensitive Santa; Deloitte IMPACT Day; Fun with Lego; Victorian Autism Conference DVD; ASD Events
Issue 87 November 2012 – Sensory Friendly Films; City 2 Sea; Puberty Info Session; Early Days Workshops; ASD Events
Issue 86 October 2012 – Research Forum filling fast; volunteers – please help!; The Spectrum ad bookings now open; Variety Christmas Party; interest groups
Issue 85 Ocotober 2012 – ASD Research Forum; Mental Health Week; Sensory friendly movies; Training; Free info sessions; Spectrum deadlines
Issue 84 September 2012 – ASD Research Forum, spot the Knight, Margot Prior Wing news, TOCAN, Book of the week, SAAIF update, Early Days and Certified training
Issue 83 September 2012 – Sensory-friendly movies; free SAAIF membership; workshop on transportation; BIG Weekend bookings open; the Other Film Festival; events
Issue 82 August 2012 – Sensory friendly movies! The BIG Weekend; New in the Library; Certified Training to Improve your Skills; Provide media comment; Events
Issue 81 August 2012 – VAC 2012, The BIG Weekend, Change the Criteria, ASD events
Issue 80 August 2012 – VAC next week! Grant’s Channel Attempt; Spring Spectrum deadlines; Movie News; Library Update; Can you help with accommodation?
Issue 79 July 2012 – VAC approaching; Run Melbourne; Richard Bird runs in armour; sibling event survey; online sales now live; events.
Issue 78 July 2012 – Channel swim attempt, Movie passes, Meet the poet, Medical payment, Run Melbourne, Sensory-friendly movies, ASD Events
Issue 77 June 2012 – Disability Plan for comment; VAC update, sensory friendly movies; meet the author, Run Melbourne
Issue 76 June 2012 – Comment on draft national standards; find out about ABLES; FESTofALL for carers; events and more
Issue 75 Special VAC 2012 Issue
Issue 74 May 2012 – VAC Early Bird and posters close next week, Entertainment Books on sale, Paralympic Talent Search
Issue 73 May 2012 – Response to State Budget, WAAD art competition, Nurturing Children resource, Spectrum Magazine
Issue 72 April 2012 – Entertainment Books available, parent focus groups, WAAD video, VAC sponsorship closing, events
Issue 71 April 2012 – Information session, Apex grants, public transport briefing, NDIS rally, research updates and events
Issue 70 April 2012 – Victorian Autism Conference, Absconding resource, Entertainment Books, NDIS rally, ASD events
Issue 69 World Autism Awareness Day Special Edition
Issue 68 March 2012 – WAAD, ASD playgroups, new advocacy group, public transport ombudsman
Issue 67 March 2012 – Giants of the Bay, WAAD, volunteers needed, and more…
Issue 66 February 2012 - an update for the Autism Spectrum Disorder Community
Issue 65 January Special Edition
Issue 64 January 2012 – an update for the Autism Spectrum Disorder Community






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