Archived | Autism Speaks Approves more than $565,000 in Family Services Community Grants | Circa December 20, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Approves more than $565,000 in Family Services Community Grants  Initial 29 Grants Fund Education Programs, Community Activities, Supportive Technology and Services for Teens and Adults NEW YORK, NY (December 20, 2007) -- Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism advocacy organization, has approved more than $565,000 in funding for 29 family services community grants, …

About The Autism Cares Act | In the Loop About Neurodiversity

  In the Loop About Neurodiversity · October 2 ·      The Autism CARES Act was officially signed into law by President Trump. This is not good news for the autistic community, but Autism Speaks and the Autism Society of America, both harmul "autism charities" who have little to no autistic people involved in their organizations, …

No ABA Mandate for SLP Autism Board Certification! | Take Action! Petition

SLP Neurodiversity Collective started this petition to American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)  A recent announcement made by ASHA, (American Speech & Hearing Association) states that Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) will soon be able to obtain Board Certified Specialist in Autism Spectrum Disorders (BCS-ASD) if we “have completed training related to the implementation and supervision of evidence-based intervention programs in a variety of …

ASAN-AAC Statement on Autism Speaks’ DC “Policy Summit” | Autistic Self Advocacy Network | Circa November 12, 2013

The Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN), the leading national advocacy organization run by and for Autistic people speaking for ourselves, and the Association for Autistic Community (AAC), an Autistic-run organization focusing on advancing Autistic community and culture, issued the following statement on November 12th, 2013 regarding Autism Speaks’ “Autism Speaks to Washington” Policy Summit: We …