National School Transportation Association (NTSA) and the Autism Society to Provide School Bus Contractors Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Training and Information

Monday, July 27th, 2015

July 27, 2015, Washington, DC – The National School Transportation Association and the Autism Society are excited to announce a partnership whereby school bus contracted staff will receive information about autism spectrum disorder, signs for early detection, and ways to Read More

Americans with Disabilities Act – 25 Years Later

Monday, July 20th, 2015

Twenty-five years ago on July 26, 1990, President George H.W. Bush signed Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law. Thousands played a part in championing the right of every individual to realize their maximum potential without barriers to basic services Read More

Autism Society Announces 2015 Award Winners

Monday, June 29th, 2015

Bethesda, Md. (June 29, 2015) – The Autism Society today announced the winners for the 2015 Autism Society Awards. The awards recognize exceptional contributions of individuals and organizations that help improve the lives of the several thousand people living with Read More

National Disability & Law Enforcement Groups Launch Campaign To Combat Wandering Deaths, Support Avonte’s Law

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Washington, DC – In light of the growing number of wandering-related deaths in the autism community, a group of national organizations have come together to support Senate Bill 163, Avonte’s Law. The group, the Autism Safety Coalition (ASC), announced today Read More

Ask the Expert: Employment on the Autism Spectrum: Life Skill Strategies for Employment Success

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Employment involves more than just earning money to survive. Employment is also about contributing to society. Employment is how a person senses his or her dignity. What are the best ways to support adults on the autism spectrum who want Read More

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