Entries by Little Star

Little Star Celebrates Ten Years of Serving the Needs of the Autism Community in the State of Indiana – Official Press Release

Press Release – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:          Amanda Ryan Community Outreach & Marketing Director 317.249.2242   |   [email protected] Little Star Center Celebrates Ten Years of Serving the Needs of the Autism Community in the State of Indiana 2012 Marks a Decade of Providing Autism Services to Children and Young Adults CARMEL, IN, March 13, 2012 […]

Tips for an Easy Flight Alone for Individuals on the Spectrum (A Mother’s Point of View)

My son, Brad, travels several times a year to Boston to visit his father and has been doing this for three years now. Although Brad is an adult with autism, I feel comfortable allowing him to fly by himself, but more importantly, Brad feels OK with traveling unaccompanied. I wanted to share some “tips” that […]

Little Star Center Provides First Responder Training

Indiana requires law enforcement and other “first responders” to complete one hour of autism-specific education each year. While this amount of time is clearly not adequate, it does at least offer some information to officers, paramedics, emergency medical technicians (EMTs), and firemen about persons with autism. The Purdue University Police Department recently contacted Mary Rosswurm, […]

Photos and Video from ASI’s Excellence Awards – Little Star Center Received the Excellence in Direct Care Award

Saturday, August 20th, 2011 Zionsville, Indiana A great crowd came out to support the Autism Society of Indiana and their 2011 Excellence Awards. Little Star Center was there to receive the Excellence in Direct Care Award, an award for providers who demostrate excellence in direct care services to infants, toddlers, children, youth and adults with […]

Little Star Center Receives $1,500 Grant from Answers for Autism for iPad’s

Answers for Autism, an all volunteer organization founded by parents of children with autism located in Fishers, recently presented a check to Little Star Center for $1,500. This grant will help provide iPads for the center. About AAI: Our mission is to increase and broaden public knowledge and awareness of the behaviors, social issues and […]