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Autism Speaks

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News and Features

October 25, 2013

The event raises money for innovative autism research and resources for individuals and families affected by autism

November 04, 2013

Avonte Oquendo, a 14-year-old boy with autism from Queens, N.Y., has been missing since Friday, October 4


A mother talks about about her daughter's growth in language over the years and why she walks for Autism Speaks.


At age 6 he was diagnosed with autism. Hearing them tell me all the things my son wouldn't be able to do broke my heart

October 23, 2013

Wandering by children with autism is common, dangerous and puts tremendous stress on families.