Awareness

Autism Prevalence: Can It Be 1 in 50?

This blog post is by John Elder Robison and was originally posted on Psychology Today.

One of the first presentations at today’s IACC meeting explained the recent NCHS survey that... More...

'World of Jenks' Tackles 'Twists and Turns' Tonight

“I want to work with normal people.  I don’t want to be with people with disabilities.  I just want to be me and pretend I’m normal and stuff.”  -Chad

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PIECE by PIECE

This post is by Ana Arroyo, a Scentsy Consultant. She says, 'Autism has affected my life, in my son, my grandson and niece.  If you know someone or have someone in your family with Autism, why not give to the cause and receive th... More...

The Story of Luke

This blog post is by Leslie Long, Director of Housing and Adults Services. She reviewed the award winning The Story of Luke, a comedy starring Lou Taylor Pucci, Seth Green, Cary Elwes and Kristin Bauer about a young man with autism... More...

Light It Up Blue From The International Space Station!

A special message from astronaut Tom Marshburn aboard the International Space Station in honor of World Autism Awareness Day, April 2, 2013, and Light It Up Blue.

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About 'I Want To Say'

We very much appreciate and greatly value the various perspectives shared through the flash blog and throughout the process of making the film, ‘I Want to Say.’ We are parti... More...

Chad Graduates on MTV's World of Jenks

Last night on MTV's World of Jenks Chad graduated from his high school. Chad had to give a speech which he was having serious an... More...

You're Hired!

This blog post is by Kerry Magro, a recent new hire at Autism Speaks as Social Marketing Coordinator. Kerry, an adult with autism, writes about his experiences on the spectrum through hi... More...

Kerry's Korner #33: Autism Speaks Build-A-Bear

In this episode I feature our partnership with Build-A-Bear as we get ready to release our very first Autism Speaks Build-A-... More...

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