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Skills Transfer – Staff Spotlight – Noelle Funk

May 5, 2017 | Adult

Noelle Funk joined VIA two years ago after working for a number of years in the Regional Library system. She had been working as branch manager in the Scottsville Public Library, but she was ready for a change. “I was looking around for something new, and I saw an ad for Sibling Support Day,” she…
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Run for Autism 5K Wrapup – “Stronger Together”

May 5, 2017 | Events

At 5:00AM on April 22, 2017, staff and volunteers began unpacking and setting up for VIA’s 18th Annual Run for Autism 5K at Charlottesville High School.  It was still dark, and weather forecasts all over Central Virginia foretold impending storms, but for the nearly 1100 runners, walkers, volunteers, and spectators who came out regardless, the…
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Connecting with Community in April

May 5, 2017 | Events

Autism is a condition that erodes human connection. It can isolate individuals, it can isolate families, and it can break apart communities. That’s why, as VIA founder David Gordon is sometimes heard to say: “the solution is connection, community.” At VIA we work to foster connections and community every day. But the month of April…
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Teacher Appreciation Week, May 8-12

May 4, 2017 | Staff

We’re celebrating our instructors, therapists, behavior analysts, and special educators — all the staff who bring their compassion, dedication, their smarts, and their expertise to work with our students and clients every day. May 8 – 12, 2017. Because each of our three programs serves a different population in different ways, each is approaching the…
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Last Minute Race Registration Info

April 19, 2017 | Events

Still signing people up for your team?  Let them know: Online Registration for Run for Autism 5K ends tomorrow, April 20 at 12:00 pm. But it still won’t be too late to register!  You can register in person: Friday April 21, 3 – 6 pm, James C. Hormel School, 1414 Westwood RD Saturday, April 22,…
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VIA @ TOM TOM

April 12, 2017 | Events

Join us April 14, 15, and 16 as VIA participates in Charlottesville’s international innovation summit.  TOM TOM FESTIVAL is in full gear, and VIA is there. Join us for an Industry Luncheon at Fluerie Restaurant, Friday April 14th from 12:00 to 1:45 for VIA Founders and Directors in conversation with TOM TOM Keynote speaker Mike…
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Run for Autism 5K Video

April 12, 2017 | Events

Our 2017 race video is now here. You can find it on our Facebook page, where it’s easy to share with friends to help promote the race. Or you can find it on our YouTube channel, where you can get codes to copy, paste, embed, or share far and wide. Or you can just view…
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