• Calendar of Events

    Many organizations throughout Greater Cincinnati sponsor various types of events for children with special needs and their families. The Complex Care Center at Cincinnati Children's has compiled a calendar to make it easy for families to locate these events.

    See Support Groups to find additional disability-specific groups.

    Mark your calendars for our 1st Empowering Families Symposium; Advocating for Children with Special Needs:
    FRIDAY, MARCH 13th 2015
    9:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Xavier University Cintas Center
    Access community resources, learn information and network with others facing similar challenges.

    The conference includes speakers, community agencies and companies specializing in:
    Special Education
    Medical Support
    Community Programs/Services
    Behavior Supports
    Recreation
    Financial Planning
    Plus More!

    Register Online:  https://www.regonline.com/empoweringfamilies

    Questions? Email EmpoweringFamilies@cchmc.org

  • Introduction to Kelly O'Leary Services at Cincinnati Children's
    Date: Varies
    Time: Varies - contact for time
    Location: Varies - contact for location
    Sponsor: Kelly O'Leary Center, Cincinnati Children's, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: Autism Spectrum Disorder
    How to Register: 513-636-4611
    Fee: None

    Spina Bifida Support Group
    Date: 3rd Monday of the month
    Time: 6:30 pm
    Location: Varies - usually at Cincinnati Children's Liberty Campus or Mason Campus
    Sponsor: Spina Bifida Association of Cincinnati
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: Spina Bifida
    How to Register: Su Hansbauer, 513-738-8738
    Fee: None. Pizza and soda included

    Toddler Talk
    Date: Tuesday mornings
    Time: 9:30 am to 11:00 am
    Location: Cincinnati Children's, Location E, 3rd floor
    Sponsor: Speech Pathology Department, DDBP
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: All
    How to Register: Beverly York, bev.york@cchmc.org, 513-636-4628
    Fee: Billed to insurance

    Life with a Brother or Sister with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Date: February 4
    Time: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
    Location: Medical Office Building, 3430 Burnet, 5th floor
    Sponsor: Kelly O'Leary Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: ASD
    How to Register: Jennifer Gastright, 513-636-2742, jennifer.gastright@cchmc.org
    Fee: None

    Building Executive Functioning and Organizational Skills in Individuals with ASD
    Date: February 6
    Time: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Location: Medical Office Building, 3430 Burnet, 5th floor
    Sponsor: Kelly O'Leary Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: ASD
    How to Register: Jennifer Gastright, 513-636-2742, jennifer.gastright@cchmc.org
    Fee: $25

    When Behavior is a Challenge
    Date: February 27
    Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
    Location: Medical Office Building, 3430 Burnet, 5th floor
    Sponsor: Kelly O'Leary Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: ASD
    How to Register: Jennifer Gastright, 513-636-2742, jennifer.gastright@cchmc.org
    Fee: None
    Introduction to Kelly O'Leary Services at Cincinnati Children's
    Date: Varies
    Time: Varies - contact for time
    Location: Varies - contact for location
    Sponsor: Kelly O'Leary Center, Cincinnati Children's, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: Autism Spectrum Disorder
    How to Register: 513-636-4611
    Fee: None

    Spina Bifida Support Group
    Date: 3rd Monday of the month
    Time: 6:30 pm
    Location: Varies - usually at Cincinnati Children's Liberty Campus or Mason Campus
    Sponsor: Spina Bifida Association of Cincinnati
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: Spina Bifida
    How to Register: Su Hansbauer, 513-738-8738
    Fee: None. Pizza and soda included

    Toddler Talk
    Date: Tuesday mornings
    Time: 9:30 am to 11:00 am
    Location: Cincinnati Children's, Location E, 3rd floor
    Sponsor: Speech Pathology Department, DDBP
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: All
    How to Register: Beverly York, bev.york@cchmc.org, 513-636-4628
    Fee: Billed to insurance

    Empowering Families Symposium: Advocating for Children with Special Needs
    Date: March 13
    Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
    Location: Xavier University Cintas Center
    Sponsor: Cincinnati Children's, Xavier, UCEDD LEND
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: All
    How to Register: https://www.regonline.com/empoweringfamilies
    Fee: $25 (includes breakfast and lunch) 
    Introduction to Kelly O'Leary Services at Cincinnati Children's
    Date: Varies
    Time: Varies - contact for time
    Location: Varies - contact for location
    Sponsor: Kelly O'Leary Center, Cincinnati Children's, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: Autism Spectrum Disorder
    How to Register: 513-636-4611
    Fee: None

    Spina Bifida Support Group
    Date: 3rd Monday of the month
    Time: 6:30 pm
    Location: Varies - usually at Cincinnati Children's Liberty Campus or Mason Campus
    Sponsor: Spina Bifida Association of Cincinnati
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: Spina Bifida
    How to Register: Su Hansbauer, 513-738-8738
    Fee: None. Pizza and soda included

    Toddler Talk
    Date: Tuesday mornings
    Time: 9:30 am to 11:00 am
    Location: Cincinnati Children's, Location E, 3rd floor
    Sponsor: Speech Pathology Department, DDBP
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: All
    How to Register: Beverly York, bev.york@cchmc.org, 513-636-4628
    Fee: Billed to insurance
    Introduction to Kelly O'Leary Services at Cincinnati Children's
    Date: Varies
    Time: Varies - contact for time
    Location: Varies - contact for location
    Sponsor: Kelly O'Leary Center, Cincinnati Children's, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: Autism Spectrum Disorder
    How to Register: 513-636-4611
    Fee: None

    Spina Bifida Support Group
    Date: 3rd Monday of the month
    Time: 6:30 pm
    Location: Varies - usually at Cincinnati Children's Liberty Campus or Mason Campus
    Sponsor: Spina Bifida Association of Cincinnati
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: Spina Bifida
    How to Register: Su Hansbauer, 513-738-8738
    Fee: None. Pizza and soda included

    Toddler Talk
    Date: Tuesday mornings
    Time: 9:30 am to 11:00 am
    Location: Cincinnati Children's, Location E, 3rd floor
    Sponsor: Speech Pathology Department, DDBP
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: All
    How to Register: Beverly York, bev.york@cchmc.org, 513-636-4628
    Fee: Billed to insurance
    Introduction to Kelly O'Leary Services at Cincinnati Children's
    Date: Varies
    Time: Varies - contact for time
    Location: Varies - contact for location
    Sponsor: Kelly O'Leary Center, Cincinnati Children's, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: Autism Spectrum Disorder
    How to Register: 513-636-4611
    Fee: None

    Spina Bifida Support Group
    Date: 3rd Monday of the month
    Time: 6:30 pm
    Location: Varies - usually at Cincinnati Children's Liberty Campus or Mason Campus
    Sponsor: Spina Bifida Association of Cincinnati
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: Spina Bifida
    How to Register: Su Hansbauer, 513-738-8738
    Fee: None. Pizza and soda included

    Toddler Talk
    Date: Tuesday mornings
    Time: 9:30 am to 11:00 am
    Location: Cincinnati Children's, Location E, 3rd floor
    Sponsor: Speech Pathology Department, DDBP
    Related Diagnosis / Condition: All
    How to Register: Beverly York, bev.york@cchmc.org, 513-636-4628
    Fee: Billed to insurance