Other Ways to Get Involved
Attend a Sensory Friendly Film
AMC Entertainment and the Autism Society have teamed up to bring families affected by autism and other disabilities a special opportunity to enjoy their favorite films in a safe and accepting environment on a monthly basis with the “Sensory Friendly Films” program. Movies are shown at selected AMC theatres nationwide. For more information and to find a theatre near you, click here.
Share Your Story
Want to share your story? The Autism Society publishes stories from individuals on the spectrum, professionals and family members of all kinds on our Web site. Send the story of your journey with autism to firstname.lastname@example.org. Stories should be about 300 words, and please include a picture.
National Autism Awareness Month
In order to highlight the growing need for concern and awareness about autism, the Autism Society has been celebrating National Autism Awareness Month since the 1970s. The United States recognizes April as a special opportunity for everyone to educate the public about autism and issues within the autism community. For ways to help spread awareness, click here.