Impact Autism


News & Updates

view:  full / summary

Please join us in Congratulating our 2018-2019 Officer Team!

Posted by IMPACT Autism @ UF on April 12, 2018 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Kelly Stadelmaier, President

Corinne Hutchison, Vice President

Chandler Burkhart, Treasurer (not pictured)

Nhi Nguyen, Secretary

Jesus Sanchez, Co-Publicist

Caroline Gibbs, Co-Publicist

Dr. Ann Marie Orla...

Read Full Post »

CONGRATULATIONS 2012-2013 Officer Team!

Posted by IMPACT Autism @ UF on April 27, 2012 at 5:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Please join us in Congratulating our 2012-2013 Officer Team! 

Ashley Giddings, President

Stephanie Hernandez, Vice President

Hallie Kritsas, Treasurer

Emily Roberts, Secretary

Jillian Roberts, Co-Publicist (not pictured)


Read Full Post »

March 17th Kid's Day Out!

Posted by IMPACT Autism @ UF on March 9, 2012 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)

IMPACT Autism is hosting a Kid's Day Out respite care event on Saturday, March 17th.

Kids will enjoy St. Patricks day themed arts and crafts, playground time, and sports games in a two volunteer per child ratio.

ALL children of all ages (and siblings!) are welcome to attend. The event is free, b...

Read Full Post »


Posted by IMPACT Autism @ UF on January 25, 2012 at 6:25 PM Comments comments (0)

A great read from the Arizona Office For Americans With Disabilities

The Disabilities: Guide to Autism!

Thank you to Ms. Morrison's students for an amazing article!

TCBY Fundraiser

Posted by IMPACT Autism @ UF on October 12, 2011 at 11:05 PM Comments comments (0)

We will be having a fundraiser at TCBY on Wednesday, October 26 from 9-10pm at the Archer Road and 34th Street location

Make sure to say you're with IMPACT Autism!

All of the money will go towards Project Communicate! So bring your friends, have some frozen yogurt, and have a fun night!


Apply for a Project Communicate Grant

Posted by IMPACT Autism @ UF on September 14, 2011 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Project Communicate was executed by IMPACT Autism as our 2010-2011 Fundraising Project.

Thanks to these fundraising efforts and the generous support of local families, one year later, we are offering local families the opportunity to apply for grant funding to increase their child's communication abilities.

This ...

Read Full Post »

Florida Occupational Therapy Association (FOTA) Magazine Feature of IMPACT Autism

Posted by IMPACT Autism @ UF on September 9, 2011 at 9:55 PM Comments comments (0)

IMPACT Autism was featured by the Florida Occupation Therapy Association (FOTA) magazine in their Summer Student Showcase in an article written by Ashley Giddings and Tana Bleser. 

UF Students Make an IMPACT

By: Tana Bleser, M.S., O.T.S, & Ashley Giddings

It isn’t often that students are in the position of being ...

Read Full Post »


Posted by IMPACT Autism @ UF on April 9, 2011 at 3:48 PM Comments comments (0)

Stomp the Swamp for Autism will take place on Saturday, April 16th.

The event will be held in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium from 10-11:30AM.

Participants have the option of running the stadium steps or walking the inner ring. The ev...

Read Full Post »

S.T.A.R. 5K Walk/Run 2011

Posted by IMPACT Autism @ UF on January 25, 2011 at 11:36 PM Comments comments (0)

Get excited for the 4th Annual S.T.A.R. 5K Walk/Run 2011!!


Eastside High School's Students Together for Autism Research (S.T.A.R.) is organizing the 4th Annual Autism Awareness 5K Walk/Run at Westside Park. The aim is to increase awareness for the local Autism community while raising funds for the University of Florida Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD). They even have an event page on Facebook.


Read Full Post »

January Kid's Day Out

Posted by IMPACT Autism @ UF on January 6, 2011 at 11:18 PM Comments comments (0)

January Kid's Day Out


When: Saturday, January 22nd from 1-4pm

Where: Westside Park

1001 Northwest 34th Street

Gainesville, FL 32605


Our Kid's Day Out events are back to start off a new year! Parents, you can enjoy an afternoon out where you don’t have to worry about the kids. ALL childr...

Read Full Post »