Archived | ASA National Conference Registration Opens; Bounce for Autism this April | Circa Jan 29, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Jan 29, 2009Note: Links are original to the email and probably don’t work.NEWSPump It Up and Autism Society of America Host “Bounce for Autism”The Autism Society of America and Pump It Up, the nation's largest and fastest-growing franchise of giant indoor inflatable playgrounds for private parties, are teaming up for the second year to host …

Archived: Autism Speaks | Model Autism Insurance Act, AutismVotes.org | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: This is the model of the Autism Insurance Act that Autism Speaks Supported and lobbied to get something like this passed in every state to force insurances to cover Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) while excluding Autistics in meaningful leadership positions - and excluded us from participation in legislation about us. MODEL AUTISM INSURANCE ACT …

Archived | e-Speaks: New Autism Insurance Reform Bills; Family Services Committee Requests Grant Proposals; ATN 2008 Achievements | Circa Jan 23, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and probably don’t work. e-Speaks || January 23, 2009Six New Autism Insurance Reform Bills IntroducedKansas, Massachusetts, Missouri, Mississippi, Utah and Washington have kicked off their 2009 legislative sessions with the introduction of autism insurance reform bills, joining New Jersey, Michigan and Virginia, which currently have active bills making their way through …

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 …

Archived | ASA Launches New Online Course on Autism and Environmental Health; Register Today for Day on the Hill 2009 | Circa Dec 4, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NEWSAutism Society of America Launches New Online Course on Autism and Environmental HealthThe Autism Society of America is pleased to announce the release of its newest online course, “Autism and the Environment 101.” Sponsored by the John Merck Fund, this introductory-level course was designed to give individuals with autism spectrum disorders, parents, other family members, physicians, …

Archived: Autism Speaks | Help Get Insurance Coverage for Autism In California! | Circa Nov 18, 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Dear California Autism Advocate,  The autism insurance reform movement in California is ramping up to achieve coverage for children with autism this year.  We need everyone's help!  Volunteers in four other states - Arizona, Florida, Louisiana and Pennsylvania have been able to achieve insurance coverage for their children this year!  A total of seven states now meet standards of appropriate coverage, ending autism insurance discrimination …

Archived: Autism Speaks | Help Get Autism Insurance Benefits in California! | Circa Oct 17, 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original to the email and probably don’t work. Dear California Autism Advocate,   Are you frustrated that insurance companies continually shove their responsibility onto the taxpayers by leaving families, school districts and regional centers to provide treatment for children with autism? Are you tired of having to pay privately for speech therapy, occupational …