Awareness

The Day I Knew Everything Would Be OK

Mike Wuebben is the Chief of Digital Strategy for Autism Speaks and has written about raising a special needs child on this site in the past.

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I Don’t Keep Secrets: Labeling Myself Autistic

This guest post was written by Gianna Hitsos, a high school senior on the autism spectrum who will soon begin her college career.&nbs... More...

My Once Non-Verbal Son Gets an Audition for "The Voice!"

This guest post is by Dawn Powers, a mother with an exciting announcement about her son Darion.  ... More...

Family's Trip to the Movies Takes Unpleasant Turn

Emily Colson, author of “Dancing with Max,” recently shared a troubling experience she had at a movie theater in New England with her 22-year-old son who h... More...

8 Reasons Why Our Community Walks for Autism Speaks!!!

This blog was created by submissions from our wonderful Autism Speaks community! If you have a story you’d like to share about why you walk, please send it to us at iwalkfor@gmail.com. If you&rsquo... More...

"Overcoming"

This guest post is by Robin Ziemann, a mother of a child on the autism spectrum. She is also a blogger at Two boys, a dog, and Autism. 

My son has autism. There, I said it. I've said it many times, but really, it&#... More...

Brian Patrick: Skating for Autism From Coast to Coast

Check out this guest post about Brian Patrick, the first person to inline skate coast to coast and back!

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Finding Love on the Autism Spectrum: My Search for the One

This guest post is from Arman Khodeai who will soon be featured in the upcoming documentary "Autism In Love"

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Ainslee "Lights It Up Blue" for her Classmate who has Autism

This blog post is from 10-year-old Ainslee from Tyro Elementary School whose class is lighting it up blue for April!

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