HEADs UP Act is introduced in the US House of RepresentativesNew legislation introduced in Congress could help achieve better health outcomes for people with intellectual and developmental disability (I/DD),
Autism Speaks Applauds Reintroduction of Autism Family Caregivers ActThe Autism Family Caregivers Act was reintroduced in Congress to provide access to skills training for caregivers of young children with autism or
ADDM Network adds new sites, offering opportunities for new insights on autismWe are proud to celebrate a historic expansion of the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network, from 11 to 16 sites across the
Autism Speaks Launches Autism by the Numbers to Increase Accessibility of Autism Information across the United StatesClick here to read about how Autism Speaks is bringing together data sources to address gaps in nationwide autism data with the launch of Autism by
Autism Speaks hosts the 6th biennial Advocacy Leadership Network meetingAutism Speaks is hosting the meeting of the Advocacy Leadership Network (ALN), a collective of advocates representing families, policymakers and
Autism Speaks and Autism Speaks Canada Support Launch of the Canadian Platform for Genomics and Precision HealthCanadian consortium including Autism Speaks and Autism Speaks Canada is announced the launch of a new project to expand the development of a software
Willie Nelson and other special guests Join Neil Young for Autism Speaks Light Up The Blues 6 ConcertClick here for more information on the 2023 Autism Speaks Light Up The Blues 6 Concert, presented by the Indianapolis Colts.
Meet Saida M, an advocate helping the next generation of girls growing up on the autism spectrumIn this blog, meet Saida M., a young woman with autism who shares the legacy she hopes to leave for future generations through her advocacy work.
A Letter from Autism Speaks CEO this World Autism MonthAutism Speaks has a clear vision that guides our organization. Read a letter from the CEO about our commitment to standing with the autistic community
Autism Speaks Pledges to Make World of Difference as Autism Prevalence Rises to 2.7% of Children in U.S.The CDC released a new report that shows an increase in autism prevalence with 1 in 36 children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder in 2020, and
Autism Speaks Celebrity Chef Gala Brings Celebrated Culinary Artists Together in Support of the Autism CommunityAutism Speaks annual Celebrity Chef Gala will welcome notable chefs, philanthropists and advocates to celebrate the autism community and help fuel
Autism Speaks partner DNAstack is named 2023 Company of the YearClick here to read about DNAstack’s groundbreaking work to unlock the power of genomics and health data through software and their recent recognition
Autism Speaks welcomes Dr. Charles Reynolds and Dr. Brett Abrahams to our Medical and Science Advisory CommitteeDr. Charles Reynolds, M.D., and Dr. Brett Abrahams, Ph.D., have joined the Autism Speaks Medical and Science Advisory Committee (MSAC). The committee
Autism Speaks launches Early Career Investigators Advisory SubcommitteeAutism Speaks is establishing an Early Career Investigators Advisory Subcommittee that will operate alongside our Medical and Science Advisory
Neil Young, Stephen Stills and more join Autism Speaks Light Up The Blues 6 ConcertNeil Young, Stephen Stills, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Chris Stills, Oliver Stills, and more, along with many special guests, will return to