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National Capital Chapter Hosts Alpha Xi Deltas for Immersion Program

The National Capital Area chapter of Autism Speaks was proud to host a dynamic group of Alpha Xi Deltas for the second annual Summer Immersion Experience the week of July ... More...

Sen. Schumer, Autism Speaks, NCMEC & NYPD to Address Autism Wandering

NEW  YORK (July 23, 2014)  - Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) will join representatives from Autism Speaks, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) and NYPD at a news conference on Friday, July 25, ... More...

Autism Documentary "Sounding the Alarm" Available July 15 on Netflix

July 10, 2014 - The acclaimed autism documentary "Sounding the Alarm" will be available on Netflix on July 15. The film examines the lives of 12 families who live with autism, and chronicles the challenges and opportunities they face fro... More...

HHS Appoints Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer Robert Ring as New Public Member of the IACC

NEW YORK, N.Y. (July 2, 2014) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Ring, Ph.D., its chief science officer, as a public member of the U.S. Depart... More...

Autism Speaks Releases Assessment Tool for Transition-Aged Youth

New York, N.Y. (June 30, 2014) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today released its Community-based Skills Assessment, a new transition assessment tool to help parents and professionals ... More...

Autism Speaks Awards More Than $1 Million to Fund Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders

NEW YORK, N.Y. (June 26, 2014) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced the awarding of three new targeted research grants totaling more than $1 million. These gran... More...

Autism Speaks Brings Together Global Stakeholders at 2nd Meeting of The Advocacy Leadership Network

NEW YORK, N.Y. (June 5, 2014) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, convened its second annual Advocacy Leadership Network (ALN) in New York City last month. The ALN is a two-da... More...

It Takes Brains: Autism BrainNet Registration Site Launches

ATLANTA, GA (May 16, 2014) — The Sim... More...

Autism Speaks to Host Resource Fair and Family Fun Day May 17, 2014 at Kimball Farm in Westford, MA

Boston, MA (May 13, 2014)– The Greater Boston Community of Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, is partnering with Kimball Farm to host their 2nd Annual Resource Fair and Family Fun Da... More...

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