Archived | Autism Speaks: Nationwide Resource Database Launched | Circa May 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Nationwide Resource Database Launched  Autism Speaks has released a highly anticipated online comprehensive nationwide resource database, providing individuals and families with local resources that service a variety of needs from early intervention through adult care. This inclusive database, overseen by the Family Services Committee, provides users with information such as health care facilities, educational services, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Carolinas Kick-off Exceeds ’06 Attendance by 65% | Circa August 18, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Carolinas Kick-off Exceeds '06 Attendance by 65% More than 250 guests gathered on August 18 for the fifth annual Carolinas Kick-off Brunch, a 65% increase in attendance over last year. Larry Sprinkle, a weatherman on WCNC-TV, served as a dynamic emcee for the event. Following a presentation of highlights of the 2006 walk, six year …

Archived | Autism Speaks: CAN Co-founder Publishes Book on Autism | Circa April 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks: CAN Co-founder Publishes Book on Autism Portia Iversen, Cure Autism Now co-founder, has just released her long-awaited book Strange Son: Two Mothers, Two Sons, and the Quest to Unlock the Hidden World of Autism. Iversen and her husband Jon Shestack founded CAN to find a cure and increase understanding of those affected by autism, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Letter from Autism Speaks Co-founder Bob Wright in New York Post | Circa November 21, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Letter from Autism Speaks Co-founder Bob Wright in New York Post The following letter from Autism Speaks co-founder Bob Wright appeared in the New York Post on Wednesday, November 21. The letter was in response to the column, "Count the Casualties Before You Crusade," which appeared in the Post on November 14. For every child who is …

Archive | Autism Speaks Names Geraldine Dawson, Ph.D., as Chief Science Officer | Circa December 6, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Names Geraldine Dawson, Ph.D., as Chief Science Officer  Drawing on More Than 20 years of Scientific Leadership at the University of Washington, Dawson will Set the Strategic Agenda for Autism Speaks' Leading Autism Science Program NEW YORK, NY (Dec 6, 2007) – Autism Speaks, the nation's leading autism advocacy organization, today announced the …

Archived | Autism Speaks, First Signs, and Florida State University to Collaborate on Web-Based Autism Video Glossary | Circa September 5, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks, First Signs, and Florida State University to Collaborate on Web-Based Autism Video Glossary An Innovative New Tool to Help Parents Learn the Early Signs of Autism  (NEW YORK, NY – September 5, 2006) – Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism research, together …

Archived | Watering Can Press and The Autism Acceptance Book to Serve as the First National Sponsor for Autism Speaks’ Walk … | Circa July 21, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Watering Can Press and The Autism Acceptance Book to Serve as the First National Sponsor for Autism Speaks' Walk for Autism Research Events this Fall (NEW YORK, NY - July 31, 2006) - Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism research, today announced that Watering Can Press …