Raffle for Autism SourceTM Winning Ticket Numbers

Monday, September 8th, 2014

The Autism Society raffle to support Autism Source officially closed at 11:59 PM on Sunday September 7, 2014. Winning tickets were selected by random drawing on September 8, 2014 at 12:00 PM. As per the official raffle rules, since 504 Read More

Inhumanity Anywhere is a Threat to Human Dignity Everywhere

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Recently, it seems like every morning I have read or heard about incidents of violence against individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). In Traverse City, Michigan, Kelli Stapleton tried to kill her daughter on the spectrum. A Florida teen, Aaron Read More

Connect, Learn, Advocate, and Thrive: 46th Annual Autism Society National Conference

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Save the Date for our 46th Annual Autism Society National Conference and join us in Denver, Colorado on July 8 – 11, 2015. Please stay tuned and follow our Facebook page, Twitter and website for more updates and information on Read More

News Roundup

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

President Obama Signs Autism CARES Act – Autism Daily Newscast The president signed the Autism CARES Act into law August 15, allocating $1.3 billion over five years for research, diagnosis, education and treatment. The Act also calls for more help Read More

Autism Opportunities: Keep students safe from restraint and seclusion

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

The Autism Society is working as part of the Alliance to Prevent Restraint, Aversive Interventions and Seclusion (APRAIS) to support the Keeping All Students Safe Act, which would set limits on dangerous interventions that hurt and kill students in our Read More

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