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World Autism Awareness Day 2012

World Autism Awareness Day 2012

(NEW YORK, NY – April 4, 2012) – On April 3, Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, name Toni Braxton, six-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and star of WE’s Braxton Family Values, Autism Speaks Global Autism More...

The White House today released a Presidential Proclamation in recognition of World Autism Awareness Day.

 

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To kick off the Light It up Blue campaign, the Wrights and the Hilfigers, along with the Kenyon family, a military family affected by autism, were at the Empire State Building at noon today to “flip the switch” to light the world famous icon’s tower lights blue. Other More...

Media coverage of events from World Autism Awareness Day, April 2, 2012, including interviews with Autism Speaks Co- More...

In recognition of the fifth annual World Autism Awareness Day, April 2, 2012, Archbishop Zygmunt Zimowski, president of the Pontifical Council for Health Pastoral Care at the Vatican, issued "An Appeal for Sensitivity and Supportive Solidarity Towards Autistic People and their Families. More...