One in 44—that’s how many children are identified as having autism spectrum disorder (ASD) according to the CDC’s Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network. This is up from a previous statistic of 1 in 54.
That’s where Mitchell’s Place comes in. Follow along as we help you get ready to hit the red carpet to support this nonprofit organization through the 16th annual A Night at the Oscars event on March 19.
Helping over 2,000 families in Alabama
Mitchell’s Place helps children with ASD unlock their potential while also providing essential services like speech therapy, occupational therapy, feeding therapy and offering an early learning preschool. Through caring therapists, teachers and service providers, Mitchell’s Place not only improves the lives of kids, but empowers their families through training and resources.
The families of Mitchell’s Place can attest to the growth their children have experienced through this exceptional nonprofit.
“Mitchell’s Place has been such an amazing and positive experience for our family. The development we have seen in our son since we joined this family a year ago has been tremendous. We look forward to our continued journey and will never be able to completely express our appreciation, gratitude and love for Mitchell’s place and our son’s wonderful teachers and therapists. It has truly been a godsend.”-Mary Brunson Salser, parent, Mitchell’s Place
Ever wanted to attend the Oscars? Here’s your chance… 🎬
Get ready to dance the night away at A Night at the Oscars presented by Medical Properties Trust. With music from the Emerald Empire Band, a dinner catered by Hastings and silent and live auction, Mitchell’s Place invites you to be part of the action.
- What: A Night at the Oscars
- Date + time: Saturday, March 19 | 6PM
- Location: Haven-2515 6th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
- Price: $200 single ticket | $375 couple’s ticket
- Black tie optional, valet provided
If you haven’t gotten your tickets, now’s your chance. Head to their website to secure them today. PS: there’s a discount on couple’s tickets, so grab your partner or best friend and get ready for a night full of fun!
What to expect
Expect a black tie affair with a few twists and turns. Upon arrival, you get to walk the red carpet in style and be surrounded by the glitz and glamour that’s usually found in the Hollywood Hills. Participating in their silent auction is a breeze with online bidding and can be done without ever leaving your table.
This is just one of the many perks of attending A Night at the Oscars—with all proceeds directly benefiting Mitchell’s Place.
Can’t attend, but would still like to make a gift in support of Mitchell’s Place? Donate on their ticket page and just choose ‘I would like to make a donation’.
A new location in Southside
In 2021, Mitchell’s Place opened a brand new location in the heart of Birmingham. Mitchell’s Place-Southside is an expansion of their Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services.
Their ABA treatment teaches foundational language and learning skills. The best part? All services are performed in-clinic so you won’t have to go anywhere else. Want to know if these services are the right fit for your child? Check out their website for their full list of ABA services that are offered at their Southside location.
If you’re wondering what’s next in the works for Mitchell’s Place, it’s continued growth. They’ll be expanding in 2022—an exciting addition to their existing locations.
- Southside Location: 2305 Arlington Ave S2305 Arlington Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205
- Birmingham Location: 4778 Overton Rd, Birmingham, AL 35210