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College Student with Autism Excels Thanks to Guidance and Supports

Matt McGlone is an adult on the spectrum who just started his freshman year at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. Cathy McGlone, Matt’s mother, says that she helped Matt work on skills like time management, laundry, and c... More...

Laura Slatkin Brings Blue Garden Tour to Pennsylvania

(April 14, 2014) - Laura Slatkin, the Founder and CEO of NEST Fragrances and a member of the Autism Speaks Board of Directors, kicked off her Blue Garden tour on Saturday at N... More...

WABC's "Up Close" on Autism Awareness in Wake of Avonte Oquendo Case

(April 13, 2014) - This morning, WABC-TV New York's  “Up Close” looked at  the importance of autism awareness and support for people with autism and their families in the wake of the disappearance and death of Avonte Oque... More...

Brooklyn Nets and Star Deron Williams Host Autism Awareness Night

(April 12, 2014) - On Friday, April 11, Brooklyn Nets star Deron Williams and his foundation, Point of Hope, teamed up with Autism Speaks to pay tribute to autism awareness month at Barclays Center.

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89 Celebrities Supporting Autism Through Chocolate!

(April 11, 2014) -- Autism Speaks is collaborating with Lindt Chocolat... More...

Family Still Looking for Answers after Death of 37-Year-Old Woman with Autism

(April 10, 2014) - Philadelphia Daily News Columnist Ronnie Polaneczky examines the tragic case of Christina Sankey, a 37-year-ol... More...

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