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A Story about Autism and Acceptance with Kids Who Care

The post below is written by Lynn Balter, a parent, volunteer and board member of Kids Who Care. After Lynn presented to a large group of 7th graders at Cocopah Middle School in Scottsdale, Ar... More...

Someone I'm with Has Autism

Carrie Cariello, author and mother of five recently wrote a blog about her boy Jack who's on the autism spectrum. You can find the original post via her website ... More...

Over, Under, Through

This is a post by Kimberlee Rutan McCafferty, mother to two sons on the autism spectrum and an Autism Family Partner at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Kim is also the author of a blog about her two children... More...

Awe-Inspiring Paul McCartney Cover by Adult with Autism

This guest post is from Michael Korins, an adult with autism who has a passion for singing. This post is part of an initiative on our site called “... More...

Single Autism Mom's Journey to Find Love After Divorce

This guest blog post is by Shannon Snell - mother of two children and an autism advocate.  

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Young Baker with Autism is in the Business of Making People Happy

This is a post by Denise D. Resnik, Matt’s Mom, SARRC Co-Founder, Autism Speaks Housing Committee Member, Founder of First Place & Advancing Futures for Ad... More...

Inspiring Graduation Stories about Individuals with Autism!

Graduation time is here and it's time to celebrate! Here are some... More...

Class of 2014!

This is a post by Autism Speaks Executive Vice President of Programs and Services Lisa Goring. Below Lisa shares her experience watching her 17-year-old son, Andrew, walk with his high school graduating class last week. 

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The Autism Mom is Superwoman

This is a post by Lindsey Lewis, who works for an in-home ABA agency in Orange County. She wrote this tribute to the moms she works with because she truly feels they are the heart of autism.

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Your Dollars @ Work: Exceptional Minds First Training Class Graduates!

This Your Dollars @ Work post is about Exceptional Minds, a non-profit vocational center & animation studio for young adults on the autism spectrum whose mission is to&n... More...

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