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These two young adults with autism share why they decided to get involved with the cause...

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This week marks the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) which was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush. Read more about the journey to ensure housing for all individuals with autism.

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Together, we can make this world more accepting and supportive – a better place for those living with autism. Margaret Mead said “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world: Indeed it is the only thing that ever has.” Be thoughtful and committed. Change the world by acting locally.

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Paul Morris, a 27-year-old self advocate with autism talks about growing up with autism at Autism Speaks 2015 National Leadership Summit in Washington, D.C.

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Families in North Carolina have been working for years to enact an autism insurance law. The Autism Speaks state government affairs team has jumped in, on the ground, to help for the last couple of years.

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Lorri Unumb, vice president of state government affairs for Autism Speaks, travels the country advocating for families and individuals facing the challenges of autism. This is her ongoing series "On The Road For Autism Reform."

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