Family Potluck!


Join us for our quarterly family potluck! May 24th 6:30-8:00 pm Bring your favorite dish and beverage to share (IGNITE will provide the paper products) Davidson College Presbyterian church (corner of Main St and Concord Rd).Enter using the ramp on Concord Rd. We will try to have a member to help […]

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Changes and Events for the month of May


Note some important changes and events on the calendar: Another Social Skills group has been added on Mondays at 3pm! Both social skills groups will follow the same curriculum, so only come to time that is most convenient to you! In order to do this, we moved LIFE group to […]

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New class offering


Fifth Third Bank will be offering a Free 10 week course here at IGNITE for members to learn about financial managment and budgeting. This is a great opportunity for our members. The classes will start Thursday, May 18th. There are only 15 slots available, so reserve your spot ASAP!!

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Family Fun Puzzle Run


The Family Fun Puzzle Run is a fun-for-the-whole-family 5k on Saturday, April 29, that starts and finishes at the Northcross Shopping Center in Huntersville, NC. After the race, enjoy children’s activities in the race village. Register here. Use code IGNITE15 for $15 off at Checkout!

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Dine Out for Autism


Looking for a delicious way to support a great cause? Join us on Tuesday, April 25, for the 15th annual Autism Aware Fare in Mecklenburg County at participating restaurants. The annual dine-out event builds autism awareness while raising money to improve the lives of children and adults with autism and […]

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Self-Advocate Event


Individuals on the autism spectrum are invited to attend a free event on Friday evening, March 24, from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. The event includes snacks and beverages, the opportunity to meet other self-advocates, and athe opportunity to discuss how the Autism Society of North Carolina can increase options and […]

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ASNC Annual Conference 2017


The Autism Society of North Carolina’s annual conference is a two-day event featuring nationally and internationally recognized speakers and topics of interest to all members of the autism community. We are excited to bring together self-advocates, families, and professionals at the Hilton University Place hotel in Charlotte on March 24-25, […]

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Schedule Changes March 1st!


We will begin offering new groups as of March 1st with new members! New calendars were emailed out, and we are working on a way to get them back online! The schedule will remain the same each week Eric will send out information about weekend activities in separate emails, or […]

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October 2016 Monthly Update


  Social Skills- Goals- Vision Dream Board- Your son or daughter created their own vision board to help them visualize their goals. This powerful tool serves as an image of the future – a tangible representation of where one is going. It represents dreams, goals, and ones’ ideal life. Because […]

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September 2016 Monthly Update


  Social Skills Social skills review- What are social skills? One member said, “it is a guide to life, a tool to allow you to fit into society”. Social skills are the skills we use to communicate and interact with each other, both verbally and non-verbally, through gestures, body language and our personal […]

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