Lighting The Way Autism Conference & Walk

2024 Autism Walk

Join us for the 2024 Autism Walk, an inclusive and supportive community event that is free and open to the public.

  • Saturday, June 1 | 10 a.m. - noon | Registration will take place in the Halverson Atrium, located in the Center for Visual Arts.

The Autism Walk will include:

  • Door prizes, including gift cards and prizes from local businesses
  • Scholarship drawings ($250-$500 local scholarships for approved services, activities or equipment)
  • Community resource booths (local organizations that are resources to the autism community will be present)
  • A raffle (made possible by donations; proceeds will go to the LTW Autism Walk fund which is used for scholarships and the cost of the walk)
  • Live music, community visitors, fun activities and more

To support the Austim Walk and scholarships, visit


Autism Walk 2024

Lighting The Way Conference

The Lighting the Way Conference will be taking 2024 to reconstruct the conference with an anticipated return in June 2025. Please check back in the new year for updates. If you have questions, contact Becky Hatch Fiala or Carla Miller.

Thank you for your ongoing support and attendance at this conference.

Our partners continue to provide services and resources to those working with and caring for individuals with autism. The following agencies are available to contact and answer your questions:

  • Autism Behavioral Consulting
  • Autism Walk 
  • Center for Disabilities, USD Sanford School of Medicine 
  • FRIENDSLink — Supported by Sioux Empire United Way 
  • LifeScape 
  • South Dakota Board of Vocational Rehabilitation 
  • South Dakota Division of Developmental Disabilities 
  • South Dakota Division of Rehabilitation Services 
  • South Dakota Parent Connection  
  • Sioux Falls School District

We look forward to seeing you in 2025!


Lighting The Way