Archived: Autism Speaks | Northern California June Newsletter | Circa June 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and probably don’t work anymore. June 2009  Northern California June Newsletter NORTHERN CALIFORNIA'S WALK NOW FOR AUTISM EVENTSThank you for your continued support of our community Walk Now for Autism events.  Upcoming:Sacramento – October 4th at Raley Fieldwww.walknowforautism.org/sacramento Central Valley – October 17th at Modesto Junior College, West Campuswww.walknowforautism.org/centralvalley Past:Bay Area – took place …

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: Toys”R”Us; Corporate Partners; Autism Speaks 400; Haircuts | Circa May 29, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and probably no longer work. e-Speaks || May 29, 2009 Toys"R"Us, Inc. Raises More than $1.9 Million The Toys"R"Us, Inc. 2009 nationwide fundraising campaign to benefit Autism Speaks raised more than $1.9 million and marked the first time in the partnership's three-year history that the company's Babies"R"Us stores participated in the …

Archived | US House Introduces Autism Treatment Acceleration Act of 2009 | Circa Mary 15, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

  05/15/09   Autism Votes... It's time for lawmakers to listen.  Dear Autism Advocate, Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism science and advocacy organization, today applauded Representatives Mike Doyle (D-PA), Chris Smith (R-NJ), Eliot Engel (D-NY), and Hank Johnson (D-GA) for their introduction of a House companion bill to the Senate's Autism Treatment Acceleration Act (ATAA), which was introduced last month by Senators …

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 | Autism Treatment Acceleration Act of 2009 introduced in US Senate | Circa April 2, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

 04/02/09   Autism Votes... It's time for lawmakers to listen.  Dear Autism Advocate, Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism science and advocacy organization, today applauded the introduction of the groundbreaking Autism Treatment Acceleration Act (ATAA). Originally drafted by then-Senator Barack Obama and introduced by Senators (D-IL), Robert Casey (D-PA), and Robert Menendez (D-NJ), ATAA is comprehensive federal legislation that addresses several critical …

Archived | e-Speaks: Walk with Wubbzy for World Autism Awareness Day; SOFIA Pharmaceutical Trial Results; Benefits of Exercise | Circa Feb 20, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

e-Speaks || February 20, 2009Autism Speaks Walks with 'Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!' forWorld Autism Awareness DayAutism Speaks is partnering with Wubbzy – star of Nick Jr.'s television series “Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!” – to promote World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) on April 2. Wubbzy will star in a public service announcement and on a special web site …