Skip navigation

Calls to Action


August 21, 2014

(August 21, 2014) - Austin Riley’s story goes to show you can never dream too big. The 15-year-old is a go-kart sensation from Canada. He was diagnosed with autism at an early age and is currently ranked as one of the top drivers in North America. Austin never cared for sports until his dad took him to his first go-kart race. Now, his father Jason says he wants to use his son’s story to spread awareness of autism and inspire others on the spectrum.

August 20, 2014

(August 20, 2014) - Like many others with autism, Lindsay Thompson faced challenges emotionally, mentally and physically. Lindsay, who has Asperger Syndrome, had a very difficult time with trust and affection. 

At the same time, six-year-old horse Joleen was known for her violent outbursts and challenging behaviors. But when the two met one afternoon, everything changed remarkably.

August 20, 2014

(August 20, 2014) - A Plano, Texas police officer is being called a hero after astonishing dashcam video from his squad car was released to the public. The video shows 8-year-old Bradley Brooks running alone on a busy 6-lane street.

August 19, 2014

(August 19, 2014) -- Tragic stories involving the abuse of individuals with autism continue to appear on the news across the country, a few of which occurred in recent weeks.

Florida - The case of Aaron Hill has garnered national attention in recent days. Two adults were arrested in Okeechobee, Florida after a video surfaced showing Hill being attacked at a party while several people stood around and did nothing to stop the abuse.