Archived | Autism Speaks: Nationwide Resource Database Launched | Circa May 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Nationwide Resource Database Launched  Autism Speaks has released a highly anticipated online comprehensive nationwide resource database, providing individuals and families with local resources that service a variety of needs from early intervention through adult care. This inclusive database, overseen by the Family Services Committee, provides users with information such as health care facilities, educational services, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Oprah Devotes Show to Autism | Circa April 5, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Oprah Devotes Show to Autism On Thursday, April 5, The Oprah Winfrey Show devoted a full hour to autism. Portions of Autism Speaks' documentary Autism Every Day were featured throughout the program, entitled The Faces of Autism. Several of the parents featured in the film, including Jesse Mojica, Katie Wright and Michele Pierce Burns, participated …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Museum Hosts Autism Every Day Screening | Circa July 12, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Museum Hosts Autism Every Day ScreeningOn Thursday, July 12, Robert and Jackie Harris and the Children's Museum of the East End hosted a cocktail reception and screening of "Autism Every Day" for 75 guests in Bridgehampton, New York. Autism Speaks co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright introduced the film and participated in a post-screening Q&A session …

Archived | Family Services Committee Members | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Committees Mission  The mission of the Autism Speaks Family Services Committee is to empower families and individuals impacted by autism to make informed decisions that maximize the quality of life and development potential of affected individuals; to promote research funding that yields evidence for the best practices in the treatment of autism and associated disorders; …