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This guest blog post is by Lena Rivkin. Lena is an artist and graphologist living in Los Angeles. She also has a brother on the autism spectrum.  It’s the...
For the entire month of December, Toyota Service Centers in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut will be raising awareness and funds for Autism Speaks! Toyota dealerships...
An Illinois based organization is providing young adults with autism an invaluable opportunity to gain the tools to be successful in the workplace. The Have Dreams...
HARTFORD —This morning at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford, Conn., U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), and...
This is a post by Autism Response Team Senior Coordinator Emily Mulligan. For resources and information, contact the Autism Response Team at familyservices@autismspeaks.org...
The prognosis for Philip Martin-Nelson as a child was tough: diagnosed with severe autism, he was unable to communicate, hold eye contact or even stand to be touched. Through...
The year's most-popular answers, advice and perspective on the issues that matter to you First, a heartfelt thanks to our readership for your outpouring of questions...
In January 2014, Autism Speaks published the ATN/AIR-P tool kit Exploring Feeding Behavior in Autism: A Parent’s Guide. We were awed by the response from our community...
The Chocolate Spectrum is a micro-enterprise that was founded by Valerie Herskowitz for her son Blake, a 23 year old man with autism, to be able to have a vocational...
  A team of engineers has collaborated with autism researchers to develop a “machine-learning” program that scours a large but little-explored region of a...