April is Autism Awareness Month

April 3, 2015
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April is Autism Awareness Month, and today (April 2nd) is World Autism Awareness Day. I am so grateful for the attention and resources families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder now have.

Here are the most updated autism statistics, according to the latest figures from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). One in 68 children in the United States is diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Here are some other facts and stats about autism, as presented by the National Autism Association :

Here are a three ways you can help support a family who has a child / children with autism :