Awareness

Vatican Calls for Sensitivity on World Autism Awareness Day

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 Solidarit... More...

Tune in Alerts

Today the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its estimate of autism prevalence in the United States to 1 in 88 children (1 in 54 boys and 1 in 252 girls). By comparison, this is more children than are affected by diabetes, AI... More...

1 in 88: We Need a Strategy

The following remarks were delivered by Mark Roithmayr, president of Autism Speaks, at the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta on March 29, 2012. You can follow him on Twitter ... More...

Kerry’s Korner #6: ShopRite Lights It Up Blue

This year sixty ShopRites are helping out With Light It Up Blue. The stores are decorating themselves blue while selling Autism Speaks puzzle pieces, wristbands, and shirts to help fundraise for Autism Speaks... More...

2012 Autism Understanding and Awareness Tour

Aaron Likens, an accomplished public speaker, published author, avid&nb... More...

Glen Finland to Host Live Q&A with The Washington Post

On Thursday March 29 at 12pm EST Glen Finland, author of "Next Stop: A Memoir," will be hosting a Live Q&A with the Washington Post to discusses how she's helped her special-needs, adult son become more independent. Find out... More...

LIVE Chat with Asperger's Syndrome Coach Amy Gravino

On Friday April 6 at 11am EST Amy Gravino will be hosting a LIVE Chat! Please join us! Amy is a certified college coach for individuals with Asperger's Syndrome, and the founder of A.S.C.O.T (Asper... More...

Carly's Voice

From CARLY’S VOICE by Arthur Fleischmann with Carly Fleischmann.  Copyright © 2012 by Arthur Fleischmann.  Published by Touchstone Books, a division of Simon & Schuster.  Reprinted by permission.  All... More...

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