Community Autism Network



Community Autism Network (CAN) harnesses interdisciplinary university and community partnerships to promote: (1) world-class training and educational opportunities for members of the autism community, service providers, family members, faculty and students; (2) interprofessional research focused on the holistic health and inclusion of individuals with autism and their families across the lifespan; (3) supporting accessible, evidence-based services, activities, and information with and for the community.

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Current Events   

Seeme Play Group Flyer

See Me Playgroup

Play, learn & engage with your child in a fun & inclusive environment! Designed for children with developmental differences including autism, either with or without intellectual challenges age 2 to 7 years of age. 

Location:  Little Eagles Learning Center

Dates: June 3,10,17 & 24; July 8,15 & 22


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job readiness program flyer

EPASS Job-readiness Program 

CAN @ FGCU is hosting a holistic work-readiness program for young adults and adolescents with autism. 

Who:  High School students, college students and recent graduates between the ages of 18-30 years old.

When: Summer 2022

For more information contact Dr. Annemarie Connor: & (239) 590-7552


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CAN at FGCU in the Media

  • FGCU in Focus: Special Olympics Young Athletes Program

  • Florida Weekly 

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10501 FGCU Boulevard South
Fort Myers, Florida 33965