(September 19, 2014) – The 5th Annual Autism Speaks Fall Classic will take place at Baltusrol Golf Club on Monday, September 22nd in Springfield, New Jersey! The event will include a full day of golf including a cocktail reception and silent & live auctions in the evening.
(September 18, 2014) -- The Washington Post reporter Mari-Jane Williams recently shared a piece on “4 Things Parents of Kids with Special Needs Wish You Wouldn’t Say,” based on her experiences with her 10-year-old son on the autism spectrum.
(September 16, 2014) - Autism Speaks is proud to partner with American Graduate Day 2014. American Graduate Day is taking place on Saturday, September 27th, 2014 from 11 am- 6:00 pm EDT on local media.
(September 16, 2014) - Police in Stamford, Connecticut have arrested the man suspected of stealing money from a man with autism. Steven St. Jacques, 27, admitted to the crime and is being held on $50,000 bond.
This week we are very excited to have launched a new look to our website with new features to enhance the same great content. Our key objectives were to simplify and mobilize. The site is now responsive to a user’s device so our material will look great whether you’re on a smartphone or your desktop computer.
Did you know that 1 in 17 grandparents are affected by autism? September is National Grandparents Month, a time to acknowledge and appreciate grandparents and all of the love and support they bring to our lives. Grandparents often play very important roles in the lives of children with autism.