Autistic Community Voices: Creating Autistic Suffering, ASAN Statement, Autistic Routines & More | May 19, 2022

Autistic & Divergent Voices These things are not luxuries By Julia Bascom at Just Stimming … Historically, Washington, DC has only provided home and community-based services (HCBS) to people with developmental disabilities who also have an intellectual disability. This year, DC is joining most of the rest of the country in expanding eligibility to include …

Cure Autism Now | Parents Investigate Possible Link Between Mercury Toxicity and Autism | 2001 #AutisticHistory

Parents Investigate Possible Link Between Mercury Toxicity and Autism A group of parents, many active Cure Autism Now members, have recently organized the Coalition for SAFE MINDS to investigate and raise awareness of the risks to infants and children of exposure to mercury from medical products, including thimerosal in vaccines. Coalition founders Sallie Bernard, Albert …

Cure Autism Now Funds Six Research Grants Investigating Possible Link Between Mercury and Autism | Sept. 28, 2001 #AutisticHistory #AutismMyth

CURE AUTISM NOW PRESS RELEASE ANNOUNCING FUNDING OF 6 RESEARCH GRANTS September 28, 2001 Contact Information:  For Cure Autism Now:Lisa WeilEdelman Worldwide Michel SchneiderEdelman Worldwide Cure Autism Now Funds Six Research Grants Investigating Possible Link Between Mercury and Autism LOS ANGELES-September 28, 2001 - Cure Autism Now Foundation, the largest private funder of biomedical research into …

Cure Autism Now Government Affairs | July 31, 2002 #AutisticHistory

Cure Autism Now Government Affairs Government Relations Alert July 31, 2002 Congress has recently been kind to the autism community and Senator Frist in particular was a prime supporter of the pediatric health act, which is why it is particularly disappointing to have the effort on S2503 led by a man who has always been …

Autism Speaks | U.S. Senate approves landmark biomedical innovations legislation | Dec. 7, 2016 #AutisticHistory #EndAutismSpeaks

U.S. Senate approves landmark biomedical innovations legislation Already approved by the U.S. House, the bill heads to President Obama’s desk  December 07, 2016 WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Senate passed biomedical innovations legislation known as the 21st Century Cures Act by a vote of 94-5. The legislation outlines provisions to increase funding of the National …

Autism Speaks | CARA Clears First Vote In Congress (PDFs Avail.) | May 28, 2014 #AutisticHistory #BanABA #EndAutismSpeaks

CARA Clears First Vote In Congress May 28, 2014 WASHINGTON, DC (May 28, 2014) -- A House panel today quickly approved the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act (CARA), HR.4631, adopting amendments worked out with supporters in the Senate. The voice voteby the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, chaired by Rep. Joe Pitts R-PA) left, was the first on the bill …

Autism Speaks | Top Ten Autism Research Findings of 2009 | Feb. 8, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Not An Autistic Ally Top Ten Autism Research Findings of 2009  Leading Autism Advocacy Organization Documents Progress to Discover Causes and Treatments for Autism Spectrum Disorders NEW YORK, N.Y. (February 8, 2010­)– Autism Speaks, the world's largest autism science and advocacy organization, has released its annual list of the 10 most significant research achievements to …