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Autism Documentary “Sounding the Alarm” to Screen During The 2014 Tribeca Family Festival

New York, N.Y. (April 23, 2014) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced a screening of the Blockburger Productions documentary, Sounding the Alarm, during... More...

Have Your Name Displayed on Denny Hamlin’s No. 11 Toyota at The FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks

(April 22, 2014) – For the fourth straight year, Autism Speaks, Dover International Speedway (NYSE: DVD) and FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) have joined forces in support of individuals and families affected by autism. FedEx will return as the title... More...

Revolution to host Autism Awareness match on April 26

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (April 18, 2014)  – The New England Revolution will support Autism Awareness Month in partnership with Autism Speaks on Saturday, April 26, when the team presents its annual Autism Awareness game ... More...

Major League Baseball Announces League-Wide Awareness Effort During Autism Awareness Month

All 30 Clubs to Select One Home Game to Support the Initiative ... More...

The World Shines a Bright Blue Light to Raise Autism Awareness

NEW YORK, N.Y. (April 2, 2014) – Today, Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, is celebrating its fifth annual international Light It Up Blue Autism Awareness Day campaign... More...

Sesame Workshop Joins Forces with Autism Speaks to Develop Autism Initiative

April 2, 2014 (New York, NY) – Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit organization behind Sesame Street, announced today that it is joining forces with ... More...

Toys“R”Us® Commemorates Autism Awareness Month

WAYNE, NJ (April 1, 2014) – Toys“R”Us® today announced that, as part of its ongoing support of the special needs community and to commemorate A... More...

World Autism Awareness Day Message from Ban Ki-moon

Watch United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's message for the seventh annual World Autism Awareness Day, April 2, 2014.

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Avonte Oquendo's Mother Warned School of his Tendency to Run

(March 27, 2014) -- Vanessa Fontaine, the mother of 14-year-old, Avonte Oquendo, had told her son's teacher that Avonte was a 'runner' who might leave the school building. The note letter was never shared with school a... More...

Light Up The Blues Concert Featuring Crosby, Stills & Nash, John Mayer and Other Stars Sells Out

(March 20, 2014) Los Angeles, Calif -  The 2nd Light Up The Blues concert to benefit Autism Speaks, hosted by Kristen and Stephen Stills, has sold out. The concert, which features musicia... More...

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