Category Archives: News and Updates

Autism Research and Resources of Oregon (ARRO) is pleased to be able to bring you information Autism, with an emphasis on local Autism related Activities and Events. At our discretion (and depending on the availability of our volunteers) we may post these items on our website, ARROAutism.org, or send them out as an email, or both.
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ARROAutism News and Updates Email Newsletters are Back | Family Holiday Assistance Project

Why Now? Now, granted, it has been a long time, but, still … why now? What is it about today that makes it so important to have things working again? Simply put – we’re still here, still working, and we … Continue reading

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Washington County Severe Weather Shelter/Warming Centers

List of Emergency Cold Weather Shelters. For homeless assistance resources and shelter openings in the metro area, dial 211 or 503-222-5555 to access the 211info Information and Referral System. Local shelter information is available online at http://www.co.washington.or.us/homeless Continue reading

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Fall Back – Daylight Savings Time Ends on November 2nd 2014

If you live in the United States, you may not have remembered that you need to change your clocks as you go to bed this Saturday (November 2nd) (unless you wanted to wait until the official changeover at 2am on the 3rd). … Continue reading

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Monsters of Rock 2014 Raises $2660 for Family Holiday Assistance Project

Monsters of Rock 2013 a Great Success On October 18th, 2014, 60 Portland area musicians gathered before a sold out crowd at Dante’s Inferno for the 5th annual Monsters of Rock Concert, this year benefiting the ARROAutism Family Holiday Assistance Project. … Continue reading

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Aim High Golf Tournament to Benefit ARROAutism

SAVE THE DATE Please Join us for the 2014 Aim High Charity Golf Tournament to benefit Imagine Possiblities and ARROAutism July 25th, 2014 Heron Lakes Golf Club 3500 N. Victory Blvd. (near the Expo Center) Portland, OR 97217 Imagine Possibilities … Continue reading

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Body, Mind and Emotions: When physical problems present as cognitive and emotional symptoms.

Friday May 16, 2014 Lakewood Center for the Arts • 368 S. State Street • Lake Oswego, OR 97034 Registration & Breakfast Networking 8 am • Enjoy conversation and food before the workshop begins. Workshop begins promptly at 9 am … Continue reading

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Umpqua Bank – Silver Sponsor for Sean’s Run 2014

We’re thrilled to announce that Umpqua Bank is returning as a corporate sponsor of Sean’s Run 2014! This is not the first time Umpqua Bank has helped ARROAutism, having previously assisted with raising funds via the Tanasbourne Store for our … Continue reading

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2nd Annual ARROAutism Winter Holiday Celebration on 12-12-13

Join us for A Winter Holiday celebration at the Old Church in downtown Portland and enjoy an evening of entertainment with Lincoln High School Choir (Bethany Schweitzer Goshorn – Director) and The Rose City Trombones! Date : Thursday, December 12th, 2013 (12/12/13) … Continue reading

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Autism Medical Information Support Group 27 August 2013

This is a free information support group for family members of individuals with autism. We discuss autism medical research information from medical articles and conferences. Continue reading

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Last ARROAutism Family Social EVER – Saturday 17 August 2013

- Looking for opportunities to help your kids socialize? Ready to get the family out of the house for a little while? We have the answer for you! Looking for FREE opportunities to help your kids socialize? Ready to get … Continue reading

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