Category: News and Updates

News of interest to the autism community and updates of KindTree’s activities and programs.

Dating on the Spectrum

A Series of Trainings for Teens or Adults Seeking to Form and MaintainHealthy Relationships While DatingDeveloped and facilitated by Kyle Johnson The mission for Dating on the Spectrum is to create a socially andemotionally intelligent support group that models appropriate datinginteractions through in-depth discussion, self-reflection, self-awareness,and engaged social interactions. These core activities provide a spacewhere […]

Vaccine now available for anyone 12 years and older

Links to vaccination sites as well as Covid testing sites are listed below. Please take advantage of this information. Vaccination sites, all vaccines are free: https://www.vaccines.gov/CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/How-Do-I-Get-a-COVID-19-Vaccine.html?s_cid=10503:how%20to%20get%20a%20covid%20vaccine:sem.ga:p:RG:GM:gen:PTN:FY21 Lane Co: Fred Meyer pharmacy Bi-Mart pharmacy Sav-On pharmacy Albertsons CVS Pharmacy Costco Rite Aid Walgreens Walmart Covid Testing sites:Find your own: https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1CHBF_enUS920US920&tbs=lf:1&tbm=lcl&sxsrf=ALeKk03Y2lE5ETjhtMgQV0prX3QemjQiGg:1624835725472&q=Covid+testing+sites+in+Lane+County&rflfq=1&num=10&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiYqPDh-LjxAhWNvZ4KHRD1BBcQjGp6BAgRECg&biw=1440&bih=795#rlfi=hd:;si:;mv:[[44.12512680179345,-122.8519975626953],[43.95236391779343,-123.20218677167968],null,[44.03880832691057,-123.02709216718749],12] Peace HealthVets Clinic downtown Eugene […]

Register Here

Choose from the links below to register for STiLE or Friends & Family Camp or….. STiLE PDF printable Spring Term Registration Form HERE. Online STiLE Registration Form here: online form. Required for STiLE: Online Student Information Form HERE. Or Printable PDF Student Information Form HERE… Scholarships for private pay Spring Term participants may be available. Contact STiLE@kindtree.org for more information Friends & […]

Design Arts Apprenticeships Spring Term

Design Arts Apprenticeships Applications for Spring Term 2021 are now open! En Español Design Arts Apprenticeship Program The design arts apprenticeship program offers Lane County middle and high school students apprenticeship opportunities in graphic, digital and physical design. Students pair with a professional designer, working alongside their mentor to understand the profession, explore specific ways to approach […]

Covid Daily Living Skills

Check out this multipage PDF book about sheltering in place, Executive Functioning Skills for Adult Living from Transition 2 Life Curriculum Contents: Table of ContentsExecutive Functioning—Becoming Your Own Boss………………… 4So, Here We Are ………………………………………………….…………………. 6What is COVID-19? ………………………………………………………………. 7What is Social Distancing? ………………………………………………….. 9Why Should We Shelter in Place? ………………………………………… 10Flattening the Curve ….………………………………………………………. 12The […]

KindTree – Autism Rocks Board Member Update

March 6, 2021 A grateful farewell to Leslie Gilbert Matthewson, a KindTree Board of Directors member and Vice-President. Her thoughtful deliberations, dedicated attendance, and positive attitude served our community well despite distractions including getting married and taking on a new job. She has promised continued involvement in an advisory role, especially for our STiLE Program. Her plans […]

Local Vaccine Roll-Out Information, 2-8-2021:

Local Vaccine Roll-Out Information: Lane County Public Health has opened up pre-registration for vaccination to all Lane County residents.  This pre-registration information effort will help populate a centralized database to help vaccinating health partners countywide contact those who wish to be vaccinated and schedule an appointment when they are eligible.  You can pre-register online in […]