Arts are important for all children. It is a way to communicate, develops fine motor, creativity, attention, focus, and problem-solving. It can reduce stress and increase self-esteem.

The Autism Society Inland Empire is proud to offer a variety of Arts Programming for children, teens and adults with Autism and developmental disabilities and welcomes siblings to join.

Free Weekly Online Art Classes

Bring your colored pencils, colored markers, and crayons and join us each week to learn drawing techniques and creative content in this fun opportunity! All ages are welcomed!

Free Online Music Therapy Classes

Taught by Amanda Neira, MMT, MT-BC Founder of Coachella Valley Music Therapy. Open to children with Autism, other developmental disabilities, and siblings of all ages. Free but you must RSVP!

Hands-on Art Classes

Coming in Jan 2023.  Hands on Art classes in Coachella Valley for children and teens!  Look for more information in Winter.

Summer Art Camp – June 2023

Thanks to the generous grant from the Genesis Inspiration Foundation, the Autism Society Inland Empire will be hosting a one-week day camp in the summer of 2023.  More information in the Spring 2023!

Annual Art Calendar

We are collecting submissions of art for our 2023 calendar. Autistic artists of all ages who live in Riverside or San Bernardino Counties are encouraged to submit.  Art must be submitted to the address below by Oct 7, 2022.   Please note that we can not accept any artwork that is copywritten, like Disney characters, Pokemon, etc.

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