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Safety is a priority for our community. We encourage you to use these tools to help develop your comprehensive safety plan. The tools cover everything from teaching safety...
This guest post is by Phil Martin. Phil was diagnosed with Asperger’s, school phobia, and ADHD as a teenager. Today he currently works as Emergency Medical ...
Washington, DC (July 27, 2016) - The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has improved the lives of millions of Americans, including many with autism, by prohibiting...
The post below is by Lisa Smith, the mother of seven children, two with special needs. Her son Tate has autism. Lisa blogs about her experiences and can be found on Facebook...
On July 26, 1990 The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed by President George H.W. Bush and has improved the lives of millions of Americans, including many with...
Unfortunately, children with autism are especially vulnerable to bullying. A 2012 study by the Interactive Autism Network found that a total of 63% of 1,167...
This blog post was written by Kristie Eynon, mom to a son with autism. Help her reach her fundraising goal here. Why do you walk for Autism Speaks? Share your...
McAlister’s Deli is partnering with Autism Speaks for the entire month of August in their “Cookies for a Cause” campaign.  The blue sugar cookies will...
With another study on what does – or doesn’t – increase the risk of autism, a call for doctors to help parents put it all in perspective This week in...
More than one hundred individuals with disabilities, their family members, and local service providers came together in Tampa, Florida on Saturday to discuss the financial...