Parent-Founded Autism Organizations & Non-Autistic Led Autism Organizations | #NotAnAutisticAlly

AutismOne Founded by parents of an Autistic, Ed Arranga and Terri Arranga in 2002. Also affiliated: RFK Jr., Kerri Rivera, Andrew Wakefield, Del Big Tree, Polly Tommey, Jim Humble, Jenny McCarthy Autism Science Foundation Founded by parents of an Autistic, Alison Singer and Karen Margulis London in 2009. Also affiliated: Alycia Halladay, Paul Offit Autism …

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 …

Podcast | Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 4: Autism Speaks & The $2.0 Billion Autism Market

Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 4 Autism Angel’s: Autism Speaks https://open.spotify.com/episode/1ce2m2dWj5dB66M8Kn8dFv?si=bd3oZDJNRTmaTe__zNhBgQ https://youtu.be/-HLWZHJI0Xk Welcome to  Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Podcast episode 4. Trigger Warning: Eugenics, Filicide, Murder/Suicide, functioning labels, person-first language, ableism, abuse, ABA, othering, stigma, Bob & Suzanne Wright, Harry & Laura Slatkin, Alison Singer and more.  This week’s Deconstruction of Autism Speaks focus is back on the …

Archived | Autism Speaks | Want to Help California Pass Autism Insurance Reform? | Circa November 4, 2010

Shelley Hendrix, Autism Speaks advocacy@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Nov 4, 2010, 1:13 PMto Genevieve  October 27, 2010 ACTION ALERT!Dear Genevieve Congratulations! As a passionate parent advocate here in the Bay Area of California, I want to thank you for your interest in helping pass autism legislation. We are determined that 2011 will be the year to bring meaningful autism insurance reform to state of California. As …

Archived | Autism Speaks Launches an ATAA Ad This Week and We Need Your Help To Connect With Congress | Circa June 23, 2009

Autism Votes advocacy@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Tue, Jun 23, 2009, 8:20 AMto Genevieve  06/23/09   Autism Votes... It's time for lawmakers to listen. Dear Autism Advocate,This week, Autism Speaks is launching a major ad campaign supporting federal autism insurance reform! Our goal is to be the loudest group on Capitol Hill this week. To accomplish this, we have launched this ad campaign in various publications to raise awareness about the need for Congress to act on federal autism insurance reform …

Archived | Autism Speaks: The ATAA Bill Needs Your Help to Get Cosponsors – Call Your Members of Congress Today | Circa June 16, 2008

Autism Votes advocacy@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Jun 16, 2009, 1:50 PMto Genevieve  06/16/09   Autism Votes... It's time for lawmakers to listen. Dear Autism Advocate,We are ramping up our grassroots efforts for the Autism Treatment Acceleration Act (ATAA) and need your immediate attention and support on this issue because to date no Members of Congress from your state have stepped up to the plate to co-sponsor the bill! They …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Serve as Chapter Advocacy Chair for Your State | Circa December 18, 2008

Serve as Chapter Advocacy Chair for Your State Shelley Hendrix, Autism Speaks advocacy@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Dec 18, 2008, 3:16 PMto Genevieve Calling All Autism Advocates! The Government Relations Department has set an exciting agenda for the 2009 Federal and State legislative season and we are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help us in our efforts! How can you help? 1.  Serve as a …