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Writer With Autism Shares Advice for Parents and Children on the Spectrum During Coronavirus Crisis

Kerry Magro, a writer and motivational speaker with autism, shared advice for families and children on the spectrum to help cope with the ongoing Coronavirus crisis.

Wed Apr 08 08:23 AM

Disney Junior Series Debuts Character with Autism as Part of World Autism Awareness Day

For World Autism Awareness Day, Disney Junior has debuted a character with autism in its series "Fancy Nancy."

Tue Apr 07 08:36 AM

Sculptures of Landmarks by Artist With Autism Exhibited at Philadelphia International Airport

The incredibly detailed sculptures of Kambel Smith, an artist with autism, are now on display at the Philadelphia International Airport.

Fri Apr 03 08:46 AM

Texas-Based Nonprofit Hope for Three Advocates for Families With Autism

Inspired by real-life experiences, a nonprofit organization in Sugarland, Texas is raising millions in financial aid for families living with autism.

Thu Apr 02 08:54 AM

32-Year-Old With Autism Will Be First Female Special Olympics Athlete to Run in Boston Marathon

Carla Simon, an Arizona woman with autism, will make history as the first female Special Olympics athlete to compete in the annual Boston Marathon in September.

Wed Apr 01 08:40 AM

10-Year-Old Pennsylvania Boy With Autism Finds Best Friend in Service Dog

A 10-year-old boy from Pennsylvania with non-verbal autism has found a best friend and constant companion in his service dog.

Tue Mar 31 08:54 AM

University of Missouri Researchers Develop New Strategy for Parenting Children with Autism

Researchers at the University of Missouri have developed a new strategy to help parents of children with autism reduce stress, and improve care and guidance.

Mon Mar 30 08:22 AM

Danbury Connecticut Lights up Ice Arena for Autism Awareness Month

On April 2nd, Connecticut's Danbury Ice Arena will light up blue for Autism Awareness Month, as part of a ceremony for families living with autism.

Fri Mar 27 08:28 AM

South Carolina “Pacing 4 Pieces” Marathon Raises Funds For Autism Resource Organization

A South Carolina marathon is promoting autism awareness and inclusion by raising money for the advocacy organization All 4 Autism.

Thu Mar 26 08:45 AM

U.S. Department of Education Records Significant Rise in Number of Students With Autism

Newly released data from the Department of Education has shown a steep rise in the number of students with autism.

Wed Mar 25 09:10 AM