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New Findings Hold Promise for Revolutionary Pre-Symptom Screening

Posted by Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer Geri Dawson, Ph.D.  

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Disability Advocates Press Case for ABLE with Congress

Autism Speaks joined with advocates from the nation’s other leading disability organizations today to make the case before Congress for ABLE—a bill that would allow families raising children with disabilities to save tax-free for their... More...

In Their Own Words – Our Path to Diagnosis

This post is by Jennifer, a stay at home mom with two children.  In 2009 her family started walking for Autism Speaks and since then, we have raised over $38k and are gearing up for another year.  Our walk team is called Grape Jelly ... More...

Roses for Autism

The mission of Roses for Autism is to grow independence in the business world through a replicable Autism training and employment program integrated in a successful and sustainable rose business. The vision is to demonstrate a replicable worki... More...

Are You ABLE to Support Tax-free Savings Accounts?

Do you want to be “ABLE” to save tax-free for the future needs of your child with autism? Then come join Autism Speaks and advocates from 48 other national disability organizations tomorrow in Washington, D.C. for a Capitol Hill briefi... More...

NBC’s ‘Parenthood’ Explores ‘Tough Love’ and Autism

This is a re-post from NBC‘s ‘Parenthood‘ ‘... More...

Autism in the News – 02.15.12

Lindt Announces 2012 Autism Speaks Partnership Program (Stratham, N.H.) Premium Swiss chocolatier, Lindt, announces today it is once again partnering with Autism Speaks to raise funds and awareness for autism during the Eas... More...

I’m Joey and I Met President Obama!

Hi I’m Joey – I got to meet President Obama at the ... More...

I Want You!

This post is by Luau, who blogs at, ‘Run Luau Run.’   ... More...

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