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November 09, 2015

There is simply not enough funding for services and supports to meet the needs of the rising number of adults with autism in the United States. Autism Speaks is offering up $150,000 in prize money to help find solutions.

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November 09, 2015

The day's top headlines from around the autism community.

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November 05, 2015

A happy ending to the story of this man with autism after a thief stole his iPad, his only method of communicating...

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November 04, 2015

Autism Speaks Board member, Mel Karmazin, discusses a plan to work with Rutgers University and other state universities to set up housing and work opportunities for adults on the autism spectrum. Watch the full interview above.

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October 15, 2015

Governor Pat McCrory was joined today by North Carolina autism advocates for an autism insurance bill-signing ceremony. Earlier this month, the North Carolina General Assembly approved legislation to require certain health plans to cover the screening, diagnosis and treatment of autism.

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October 15, 2015

"There’s never enough words that I could say to thank them for what they’ve done for him..."

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October 13, 2015

"It's just an opportunity and if they capitalize on the opportunity then we help them to develop their skills and their strengths..."

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October 06, 2015

For people with autism, drilling appears to interfere with the ability to apply knowledge to new situations

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