Autism Society of Indiana
3951 N. Meridian Street, Suite 220, Indianapolis, IN 46208
(800) 609-8449, firstname.lastname@example.org
Autism Society of Indiana is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.
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During our Youth Leadership Forum (YLF) on July 24th our delagates went to the Self-Advocates of Indiana picnic to watch Govenor Pence at the ceremonial bill signing of SEA 420 - eliminating the use of the "R" word in Indiana Code, replacing it throughout and forward with "Intellectual Disability."
Our Respite Program was featured on the front page of the Indy Star on August 3rd. Below is the article and photos from the feature.
"Watch me!" Nine-year-old Constance Barnwell furiously pedaled her bike down the driveway and east on the street in front of her family's Northeastside home.
Seven-year-old Darius "DJ" Barnwell Jr. trailed after her — one hand in his mouth and the other gripping a tablet playing "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse." DJ ran just far enough to keep his sister in sight.
Tamika and Darius Barnwell stood nearby, smiling as they watched their children's antics.
Eighteen miles away, Renee Keltner and her daughters, Gabriel and Danni, were finishing their day.
A program launched late last year by the Autism Society of Indiana has helped both families make the most of those simple moments. The program provides up to 20 hours per week of respite care to families with children who have autism — kids like DJ, Gabriel and Danni.
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