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Our ATN center in Nashville collaborates with another partner in its quest to make the city a global example of an autism-inclusive community By pediatric behavior...
Columbia Memorial Hospital in Hudson, New York, has opened an autism-friendly ER room, something that's been much needed, according to the hospital's emergency...
A man in Studio City, CA, stole seven packages off a family's porch — all containing Christmas presents, CBS Los Angeles reported.  The family, whose son...
This guest post is from Lauren Casper, a mom blogger at Laurencasper.com with a young son on the autism spectrum. You can read her original post here. I have a friend who...
Our 12-year-old [who has autism and is minimally verbal] has a tendency to eat so fast he gags or otherwise makes himself sick. It’s a particular problem when we add in...
This guest post is by Shannon Knall, CT Autism Speaks Policy Chair on the recent passing of The ABLE Act. Almost seven years ago, I found myself in a very precarious...
WASHINGTON, DC -- President Obama has enacted the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act (ABLE) which will allow tax-free savings accounts to help individuals and...
WASHINGTON, DC -- President Obama signed into law the ABLE Act today, following a bipartisan vote in the Senate earlier this week.  The signing culminated an eight-year...
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...