Archived | Autism Speaks Applauds the State of Qatar for the Creation of Annual United Nations World Autism Awareness Day | Circa November 27, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Applauds the State of Qatar for the Creation of Annual United Nations World Autism Awareness Day  An Unprecedented Global Effort to Increase Awareness about Autism Begins April 2, 2008 H.E. Ambassador Nassir Abdulaziz al-Nasser, Permanent Rep.of the State of Qatar to the UN, second from right, with Jacqueline Aidenbaum-Brandt, left, Bob Wright, and …

Archived | Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright to Address United Nations Group | Circa June 27, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright to Address United Nations Group An Effort to Increase Awareness Among International Non-Governmental Organizations About Autism and Its Impact on Families Worldwide  NEW YORK, NY (June 27, 2007) -- Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright will participate in a special briefing sponsored by the United Nations Department of Public Information/Non-Governmental Organization …

Happy Autistic Pride Day! #LightItUpGold

Autistic Pride | http://www.AspiesForFreedom.org Happy Autistic Pride Day! #LightItUpGold! Aspies For Freedom (AFF) was founded in 2004 by Amy and Gwen Nelson, and established June 18 as Autistic Pride Day starting in 2005. Autistic Pride Day was first celebrated in 2005 by Aspies For Freedom (AFF), who selected June 18 because it was the birthday of the youngest member of the group at …

Archived | e-Speaks: Autism Safety Project; Expert Think Tank Focuses on Adults; June Walks Start Strong; Comprehensive Study of Early Risk Factors for Autism | Circa June 11, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and probably no longer work. e-Speaks || June 12, 2009 New Online Resource Created to Aid First Responders Autism Speaks today launched the Autism Safety Project, an online tool kit for individuals with autism, families, and first responders that provides information and strategies to promote safety in emergency situations. The kit was …

Archived | e-Speaks: World Autism Awareness Day; Autism Treatment Acceleration Act Introduced | Circa April 3, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work. e-Speaks || April 3, 2009 Global Events Celebrate World Autism Awareness Day The second-annual World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) was held on April 2 and celebrated with events worldwide. In New York City, Autism Speaks began the day by ringing the opening bellof the New York Stock …

Archived | e-Speaks: Autism Awareness Month Activities; World Autism Awareness Day; Kickoff for a Cure; Insurance Reform Bills | Circa March 20, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

e-Speaks || March 20, 2009 Autism Speaks Announces Autism Awareness Month Activities Autism Speaks announced its corporate and awareness activities for the month of April this week. April is Autism Awareness month and there are many ways to get involved around the country. Toys"R"Us, TJ Maxx, Modell's Sporting Goods, Build-a-Bear Workshop, Lindt, Discovery Health and …

Archived: Autism Speaks | e-Speaks: Family Services Community Grants; UN/DPI Approves Autism Speaks NGO Association; Illinois Insurance Legislation | Circa Dec 19, 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

e-Speaks || December 19, 2008Autism Speaks Approves $380,000 in Family Services Community GrantsAutism Speaks' Board of Directors approved more than $380,000 in funding for 21 new Family Services Community Grants, for a total of over $1.4 million in such grants to date. These grants will help community organizations across the country expand existing programs and …