Archived | Autism Speaks: Join us in wearing blue tomorrow | Circa April 1, 2010

Mark Roithmayr, Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via bounce.bluestatedigital.com Apr 1, 2010, 1:09 PMto Genevieve Genevieve –Have a favorite blue shirt?Wear it tomorrow – or any favorite bit of blue – as a great, easy way to join hundreds of people around the country in marking World Autism Awareness Day.Why blue?As part of the Autism Speaks community's "Light It Up Blue" campaign, over 100 buildings around the …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Light it up blue for autism | Circa March 29, 2010

Mark Roithmayr, Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via bounce.bluestatedigital.com Mon, Mar 29, 2010, 9:06 AMto Genevieve Genevieve -This Thursday night, the Empire State Building will be lit up blue to commemorate World Autism Awareness Day on Friday.And we'd like your help in lighting the rest of America blue this April - by starting a conversation about autism in your own community.There are lots of ways to …

Archived | Autism Speaks needs you! | Circa March 26, 2010

Broward Walk Commmittee broward@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Mar 26, 2010, 4:29 PMto Genevieve      Get Involved . Support Autism Speaks2010 Broward Walk Now for Autism SpeaksWhat if you don’t walk this year?It’s just one year, right?And I’m only one person?A new case of autism is diagnosed almost every 20 minutes. That amounts to 26,280 cases diagnosed each year…just one year.Here are some important facts we thought you should know …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Brain imaging study seeks families | Circa March 25, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Mar 25, 2010, 10:33 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || March 26, 2010Congress Passes Health Care Reform, but the Battle for Autism Insurance Reform ContinuesAutism Speaks is committed to autism insurance reform that includes coverage of all medically necessary, evidence-based treatments for all people living with autism spectrum disorders. While passage of health care reform will bring some relief to families caring for a child …

Archived | Autism Speaks: IAN Reports on Driving and Autism Spectrum Disorder | Circa March 12, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Fri, Mar 12, 2010, 6:08 AMto Genevieve e-Speaks || March 12, 2010Light It Up Blue on April 1On April 1, the eve of World Autism Awareness Day, Autism Speaks is asking the world to "Light It Up Blue" and shine a light on autism. Famous buildings and landmarks around the world, including the Empire State Building, will be lit up …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Book Recommendations for Newly Diagnosed Families | Circa March 4, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Mar 4, 2010, 11:07 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || March 5, 2010AGRE Collects 10,000th DNA SampleThe Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) has reached a significant milestone this month, having collected its 10,000th DNA sample from families with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). AGRE represents the world's largest private repository of clinical and genetic information for families affected with an ASD.Books for …

Archived | Autism Speaks: With heartfelt thanks from Suzanne and Bob Wright | Circa February 26, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Fri, Feb 26, 2010, 10:34 AMto Genevieve e-Speaks || February 26, 2010With Heartfelt Thanks from Suzanne and Bob WrightIt's hard to believe it's been five years since we founded Autism Speaks in honor of our grandson Christian. We would like to thank the autism community for all your support as we have grown. Together we will work even harder to find …