Advocacy Project

Autism Awerness

Autism Awareness Day

Autism awareness day is an annual event every year that they have to raise awareness about autism and raise money for the people and families that struggle to take care of friends/relatives who care for people with autism.
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The autism awareness robin is a bunch of puzzle pieces because doctors are still trying to piece the disease together are figure out what causes and how people can learn to treat it because as of now there still is not cure for autism.
What are you doing? - a film about autism (film trailer)

things you may not know about autism

  • autism is more common in boys than in girls. 1 in 68 children in the U.S are effected by autism. 1 in 42 are boys
  • autism is the fastest growing developmental disorder in the U.S
  • autism costs a family 60,000 a year on average.
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"sometimes you have to look at the the world differently to see how amazing children with autism are"