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August 19, 2016

On Thursday, August 18th several dozen families and individuals gathered at the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center to kickoff the 2016 Tennessee Autism Speaks Walk!

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August 16, 2016

"Everyone is unique, everyone is different everyone has their own thing. Everyone just wants to be treated the same."

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August 11, 2016

Adults with autism were the focus of a two-part series this week on PBS News Hour. Part one highlighted the need to teach adults the skills that will allow them to become contributing members of their communities. The second part focused on Matt Resnik, a young man with autism, and his parents' efforts to secure a fulfilling future for him.

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August 11, 2016

On Tuesday, August 9th, Autism Speaks Arkansas in collaboration with the Arkansas Autism Treatment Network (ATN), Arkansas Children’s Hospital and University of Arkansas for Medical Science (UAMS) hosted The 2016 Arkansas Autism Speaks Walk Kickoff and ATN Town Hall.

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August 09, 2016

The 4th Annual Ed Asner & Friends Celebrity Poker Tournament for Autism Speaks was sold out and a huge success raising over $65,000 for Autism Speaks, it was announced by Matt Asner, Director of Corporate Development, Autism Speaks.

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August 08, 2016

On August 6th, the 3rd Biennial Autism Speaks Cleveland Chef Gala shined blue on the Cleveland skyline. Hosted by Chef Michael Symon and Special Guest Bobby Flay, over 550 guests enjoyed tastings from 25 local chefs followed by a live onstage cooking demonstration by the Iron Chefs.

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August 05, 2016

Bike to the Beach Washington, D.C. and Baltimore took place on July 29, 2016. The 100-mile Charity Cycling event, which benefits Autism Speaks and other autism service providers throughout the country, started in Washington, DC or Baltimore, MD (depending on personal preference) and ended in Dewey Beach, Delaware.

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August 04, 2016

Largest-ever whole genome autism study yields clues on how autism-linked gene changes arise in sperm, eggs and embryos

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