Information You Should Know

This section is for information and breaking news that are relevant to the autism community. There will be articles, events, and more information that will be shared on this page.

Information You Should Know

4 Common Aspects of Autism

What is autism? For just three words, that’s a really big and important question. Because an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) […]

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Autism Diagnosis and Assessments

If you suspect your child’s development or behavior is not in line with the accepted norms, based on their age, […]

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Medicaid Waiver – Part 3: Choose Your FS Waiver Services

This is the third part of our Medicaid Waiver series of articles. The previous articles are: Medicaid Waiver – Part […]

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Visual Supports Help Kids Communicate and Learn

Individuals on the spectrum frequently have pragmatic speech delays, which result in a variety of speech patterns, from speaking slowly […]

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Action Alert: Medicaid Day of Action

Make your voice heard! On Thursday, March 16, 2017, the Autism Society will join with advocates across the country for […]

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Seclusion and Restraint – One Mother’s Personal Story

This is a story from one of our Autism Allies that fortunately has a positive outcome, but not necessarily a […]

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Action Alert: Contact Senator Young

Efforts are taking place today – NOW – to repeal the accountability and state plan regulations under ESSA (Every Student […]

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Individuals with Autism in the Criminal Justice System

The first thing to understand when you consider the relationship between individuals diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and […]

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Why Do I Need a Label?

Labels on packages are a good thing. They help us know what’s inside the package or to whom it should […]

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Action Alert: Tell Congress Protect the Rights of Students with Disabilities

We need your help! The rights of students with autism and other disabilities are at serious risk. Last month, the […]

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