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Calls to Action

New Jersey

May 18, 2016

Last weekend, Autism Speaks hosted a Transition Town Hall in New Jersey. “Together, we have to be vigilant and united in our support to put a focus on transitioning youth and adult services, so that children with autism are able to fulfill their God-given potential and become successful, independent adults,” said special guest Senator Bob Menendez.

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March 14, 2016

Now is the opportunity to tell your story and tell the lawmakers what supports your family needs the most! Those who want to testify may register online here or call the Legislative Budget and Finance Office at 609-847-3105 to register by phone. Those individuals presenting written testimony are asked to provide 20 copies on the day of the hearing.

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January 13, 2016

Trenton, NJ−Governor Chris Christie has signed ABLE legislation that will allow families the opportunity to set up tax-free 529A savings accounts for disability-related expenses. The bill received unanimous support in votes in both chambers.

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December 04, 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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October 17, 2015

It was a beautiful Saturday in Morris County and the perfect day for a Walk! Over 900 walker's consisting of families, friends, service providers, and corporate sponsors gathered together in Giralda Farms located on the boarder of Madison and Chatham, New Jersey, to walk and raise funds for the Greater Morris Area.

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