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This guest post is by Jennifer Rose, a young woman on the autism spectrum who is current a student at Drew University. “Mom always tells me to celebrate everyone...
President Barack Obama on Tuesday signed the landmark biomedical innovations bill known as the 21st Century Cures Act to increase funding of the National Institutes of Health...
The Identifor Companion app uses a human avatar named Abby to help young adults and adults with autism when parents, teachers, and aides are no longer around to answer...
On the final night of a two-year session, the Ohio legislature passed HB 463, which included a provision that will bring autism insurance coverage to thousands of Ohio...
My son is 4 year old and is very much obsessed with numbers and letters. I’m not sure how much he understands, but he likes books so much that it’s very...
This guest post is from Gene Bensinger. He is vice-chair of Autism Speaks Chicagoland Chapter Board of Directors and Chair of its Program and Services Committee. You may...
This guest Q&A is with Suzie Carpenter, a professional speaker, health coach and the author of the new book On the Bright Side: A Mother’s Story of Love...
WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Senate passed biomedical innovations legislation known as the 21st Century Cures Act by a vote of 94-5. The legislation outlines provisions...
Transforming lives at home and abroad Autism Speaks is committed to helping meet the needs of children and adults affected by autism in underserved communities at home...
Every year, cold weather brings two big challenges for our teen, who has autism: the transition to heavier clothes and understanding the danger of cold weather. When he sees...