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New Tools to Get You Ready for Trips to the Eye Doctor!

This is a post by Susan Connors, MD, mother of a young adult with autism, instructor at Harvard Medical School and phy... More...

Eight Reasons I'm Asking You to Light It Up Blue in April!

Kristi Campbell, author of yesterday's popular 10 Things Autism Parents Wish You Knew post, is a semi-lapsed career woman with about 18 y... More...

10 Things Autism Parents Wish You Knew

Kristi Campbell is a semi-lapsed career woman with about 18 years of marketing experience in a variety of national and global technology companies. While she does work part-time, her passion is writing and drawing stupid-looking pictures for h... More...

Home of the Month: Erik's Retreat Opens Doors for Adults with Autism

This is a post by Kathryn Nordberg, founder and CEO of ... More...

Your Dollars @ Work: Combating Bullying

This week's Your Dollars @ Work post tells what Autism Speaks is doin... More...

A NASCAR Birthday Andrew Will Never Forget!

In the post below, Kelly Freeman, grandmother of 7-year-old Andrew who has autism, tells the story of how his biggest birthday dream came true last weekend thanks to the generosity of someone neither had ever met. You can read more about how A... More...

What Will the Future Look Like for Someone Like My Son with Autism?

The post below is by Mari-Anne Kehler. Mari-Anne and her husband, Eddie, have a son, Liam, on the Autism spectrum. Their family has been impacted by the challenges of raising a special needs child into adulthood. Mari-Anne is active in the com... More...

Your Dollars @ Work: Candy Machines Bring Employment to the Community!

This Your Dollars @ Work post higlights the success of a 2012 Autism Speaks ... More...

Collaboration Meetings are the Key!

Tom Hess is the parent of an active, funny, free-spirited child with autism and his witty and charming older sister.  He and his wife are very active in autism projects and programs in Ohio and around the country. Tom has a wealth of busi... More...

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