Cure Autism Now | July 1997 Update

CAN Information5225 Wilshire Blvd. #503 LA CA. 90036 (213) 549-0500, FAX: (213) 549-0547 E-mail: CAN@primenet.com, website: http//www.canfoundation.orgUPDATE: July 1997  CAN is 19 months old.  CAN has raised over $500,000.  CAN is currently funding pilot studies and think tank sessions.  CAN now has over 8,000 supporters CAN Biomedical Research Conferences:Los Angeles:CAN has sponsored two conferences for parents and professionals …

Archive | Jon Shestack of Cure Autism Now & Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

Portia Iversen and Jonathan Shestack during Cure Autism Now Celebrates Third Annual "Acts of Love" - Arrivals at Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by J.Sciulli/WireImage for Cure Autism Now) Jon Shestack was the co-founder of the now defunct Cure Autism Now (CAN). CAN merged with Autism Speaks in 2007. Jonathan Shestack …

Archived | PBS Press Release: Autism Today — Autism Awareness Month | April 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

From: Fox Valley Sibling Support Network <fvssn@fvssn.org>To: <SibGroup@yahoogroups.com>, <AdultSibGroup@yahoogroups.com>Cc: Bcc: Date: Tue, 5 Apr 2011 22:00:58 -0500Subject: [SibGroup] PBS Press Release: Autism Today--Autism Awareness Month Check this out...PBS during the week of April 18-26. Autism, including sibling experience on April 18. Caren Zucker was also the producer for the ABC News coverage featuring Don Meyer and Sibshops in Appleton, WI a …

Archived | Science Getting To Roots Of Autism | Circa November 11, 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Archived: Not An Autistic Ally Screenshot of ”Science getting to the roots of autism” - text below. Science getting to roots of autism  By Kim Painter, special for USA TODAY When Blake Draut was 2½ years old, a specialist told his parents that their son's speech delays and odd habits, his fears of dirty hands …

Archived | Parents push  for autism cure | Circa February 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Portia Iversen and Jonathan Shestack during Cure Autism Now Celebrates Third Annual "Acts of Love" - Arrivals at Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by J.Sciulli/WireImage for Cure Autism Now) [Note: This article is for archive purposes in Autistic History. It’s to illustrate the the voices heard during this era. It’s to …

Archived | Autism Speaks and Cure Autism Now Complete Merger | Circa February 5, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks and Cure Autism Now Complete Merger Combined Operations of Leading Autism Organizations Will Lead to Enhanced Research, Treatment and Advocacy Programs (NEW YORK, NY – February 5, 2007) – Autism Speaks and Cure Autism Now (CAN) have completed their merger, uniting the nation's two leading autism advocacy organizations and their cutting-edge programs for …

Archived | Cure Autism Now and Autism Speaks Applaud Approval of the Combating Autism Act by United States House of Representatives | Circa December 6, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Landmark Legislation Authorizing Nearly $1 Billion in Autism Funding Now Moves Back to the Senate for Prompt Action (NEW YORK, NY – December 6, 2006) –Leadership of Autism Speaks and Cure Autism Now, nonprofit organizations dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism research, today applauded the passage in the United …