Some upcoming events that you might be interested in. Please note these events are being held by other organizations please contact them directly to register and with any questions.

ALSO check out our facebook page for other events not listed here.

  • Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus (The Musical)  

Saturday December 14, 2019 11 am

Kennedy Center - Change things up with a sensory friendly opera or symphonic orchestra concert at the Kennedy Center!

You can find some great pre-visit materials in the link below that include social stories and sensory maps of some of their theaters.

  • Imagination Stage - The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe 

Sunday December 15, 2019 at 11am

Offers sensory friendly performances of children's classic Tickets are 100% refundable up until the show begins.…

  •  Free Yoga for Children and Teens with Autism

Saturdays 3.30 - 4.30 pm December 21

The Yoga Center of Columbia
8950 MD-108 # 109
Columbia, MD. 21045

These classes are a wonderful way to help reduce anxiety and challenging tactile sensitivity issues. Parents are encouraged to participate as well. No need to register, just mark your calendar and join HCAS at the Yoga Center. For more information, email or call

  • Connections Beyond Sight and Sound Presents: Communication & Literacy for Complex Learners

Friday January 10th, 2020 (Professionals)


Saturday January 11th, 2020 (Parents)

Maryland School for the Deaf
8169 Old Montgomery Road
Denton Building
Multi-Purpose Room
Ellicott City, MD. 21043

8.30 am - 4 pm each day.

Space is limited, register early by clicking here

Participants will learn about various assessments available to determine a child's communication and literacy level and design interventions to support language and literacy development.

This will be a hands-on workshop.

Friday will have a professional focus and Saturday will have a parent focus, anyone can attend either day.

  • 2020 Special Needs Camp Fair

January 28 2020 6.30 pm - 8.30 pm

Cedar Lane School
11630 Scaggsville Rd.
Fulton, MD.

For more information contact or 410-290-3466

Sponsored by HCAS

  • ATIA 2020

January 29 - February 1st, 2020

Caribe Royale Convention Center
Orlando, FL

For more information check out their website

  • 2020 Life Conference

January 29 2020

Dover Downs Hotel
Dover, Delaware

For more information check out their website

  • 3rd Annual "Shine in Your Own Light" Showcase

January 31, 2020 7 pm

Howard County Arts Council, 8510 High Ridge Rd, Ellicott City, MD.

Performance and visual art by teens and young adults with autism.

Tickets go on sale January 1st.

Sponsored by HCAS

  • Tim Tebow Foundation's Night to Shine 2020 

February 7, 2020, 6 - 9 pm

Grace Community Church, Fulton, MD.

This Prom Night for 100 guests, ages 14+ with special needs will have a 1:1 companion, limo ride, dinner, dancing with a DJ and opportunities for karaoke and selfie booth. Parents and caregivers may stay for dinner.

Up to 250 volunteers are needed!   EVENT INFO   REGISTER HERE   VOLUNTEER HERE

  • LDA's Annual Conference: Building Connections: Making Equity Accessible

February 17 - 20, 2020

Orlando, FL.

For more information and registration

  • "Closing the Gap for our Student and Clients" 2020 Annual Conference

March 19 & 20, 2020

DC-MD AER, in partnership with the Maryland State Steering Committee for Programs Serving Students with Visual Impairments, invite you to:

Doubletree by Hilton Annapolis
210 Holiday Court
Annapolis, MD 21401

Registration information coming soon.

  • Seniors on the Go Expo

Wednesday April 15, 2020 9 am - 2 pm

Carroll county Ag Center, Westminster, MD.

For more information

  • World of Possibilities Disability Expo

April 18, 2020 11 am - 4 pm

Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex, Landover, MD.

For more information

  • RESNA 2020 Annual Conference

July 8 - 11, 2020

Hyatt Regency Crystal City
Arlington, VA.

For information

  • Imagination Stage - Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed, the Rock Experience 

Sunday July 26, 2020 at 11am

Offers sensory friendly performances of children's classic Tickets are 100% refundable up until the show begins.…