Skip navigation

Autism Speaks

Calls to Action

Transition Age

In this beautiful and heartfelt post, autism mom Kim McCafferty writes a love letter to her son Justin, as if it was the last in a series of letters she'd written to him over many years to be read to him after her death.

More...

Autism Speaks Staffer Jenny Kleiman shares about her outreach efforts training bus drivers, aides, and transportation supervisors on autism awareness...

More...

In this heartfelt post, autism advocate and mom Portia Dawson writes a a letter to help start this year off by giving autism parents everywhere encouragement, where there is often so little. "I'm here to give you a high-5, a pat on the back and a thumbs up...and to start your year off by saying, "you're doing a great job!"

More...

In this post, mom of seven Lisa Smith addresses the girls she noticed in the mall who were laughing at her 13-year-old son with autism.

More...