Classroom Improvements at Northstar

We recently added some fresh paint and carpet squares to our classroom at Northstar Academy. Special thanks to all of the employees who helped with this project.  

Support our Annual Giving Campaign

​ Click here to donate THEN join us for our Rockin’ for Autism Celebration October 28, 2017, 2-6 p.m. @ Twisted Ales Vendors wanted! Join the party and share info about your business.  Download this form for more information. 

Covering the Lifespan

We are excited to announce that our programs at The Founders Center now include our Diagnostic Assessment Clinic and our residential and community support opportunities for adults. You can learn more about these programs on our website or call Commonwealth Autism at 804-355-0300 for more information. We look forward to the future as we develop …

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New locations!

We are excited to announce that some of our TFC programs have a new home! Our Transition Program is now located at our Commonwealth Autism office. Our School Age Educational Program is now located at Northstar Academy. Our Behavioral Services Program for school-age children will be run out of our current program at All Saints …

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The calendar highlights important dates for our educational and behavioral services programs. For general community events, check out the calendar on our Commonwealth Autism website

Helpful Links for our Educational & Behavioral Services:

Calendar-SY18-19-CAL-5-2018

Annual Supply List
Over the Counter Medication Permission Form
Prescription Medication Permission Form
Privacy Practice Notice

 

Jul
31
Thu
Now Hiring! Group Interview for IAs @ DSFA/Christ United Methodist Church
Jul 31 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sep
16
Tue
The Amazing Raise! @ ONLINE
Sep 16 @ 6:00 am – Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm

amazingraise-facebook bannerSupport The Founders Center through a donation to Commonwealth Autism during the Amazing Raise.  

Your donation of $50 or more can go a long way to support our programs and services.You can pledge your support any time between now and September 10.

What can you help us build?

Sep
17
Wed
The Amazing Raise! @ ONLINE
Sep 17 @ 6:00 am – Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm

AR_logo_white-background_2014Support the Dominion School for Autism through a donation to Commonwealth Autism Service during the Amazing Raise.  

Your donation of $50 or more can go a long way to support our programs and services.

Sep
27
Sat
Walk Now for Autism Speaks @ Richmond International Raceway
Sep 27 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join the Dominion All-Stars team as we walk for Autism Speaks.  Registration for the event is free and fundraising is optional. This is a family-friendly event at Richmond International Raceway.

 

 

Oct
3
Fri
Individual/Class Pictures-West Grace @ West Grace Campus
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Emily Callaway Photography will be taking individual and classroom pictures at West Grace today! See your lead teacher for more information.

Oct
4
Sat
Touch a Truck @ Richmond International Raceway
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us at Touch-A-Truck, sponsored by the Junior League of Richmond.  DSFA will have a sensory activity table there for everyone!

 

Oct
10
Fri
Individual/Class Pictures-Clover Hill @ Clover Hill Campus
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Emily Callaway Photography will be taking individual and classroom pictures at Clover Hill today! See your lead teacher for more information.

Oct
17
Fri
Individual/Class Pictures-Walnut Grove @ Walnut Grove Campus
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Emily Callaway Photography will be taking individual and classroom pictures at Walnut Grove today! See your lead teacher for more information.

Nov
3
Mon
Classroom Visits for Parents @ Individual Classrooms
Nov 3 – Nov 7 all-day

During one week (almost) every month, parents will have an opportunity to visit their child’s classroom to learn more about elements of Competent Learner Model and its applications to individual students.  Lead teachers will have further details regarding dates and times that are available.

Nov
8
Sat
Rockin’ for Autism–Band Benefit Concert @ Tuckahoe Moose Lodge
Nov 8 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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Join us for a Band Benefit featuring the following musicians:

Wes Charlton

The Blue & The Gray

Third Rail

The event will feature food, drinks, a silent auction, great music, and fun for all ages!

100% of proceeds will benefit the Autism Grant.

Tickets will be on sale at the event. 

If you have already purchased tickets, they will be available at the box office.