Grants Awarded for the Autism Science Foundation in New York

The Autism Science Foundation, New York – is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting and funding autism research. The Autism Science Foundation now has a limited number of grants to offer to parents who have children on the autistic spectrum autism as well as autistic individuals to attend the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR). […]


Autism Speaks will host its first ever AUTISM SPEAKS TO LOS ANGELES CELEBRITY CHEF GALA, in which 100 award-winning chefs will cook tableside for guests. WHO: Grammy® award-winning recording artist P!NK will perform “Crystal Ball” (off her 2008 album Funhouse) with co-writer and Autism Speaks national board member BILL MANN. Comedian CONAN O’BRIEN to host. […]

Press Release – Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Awards NARSAD Young Investigator Grants Valued Over $13 Million to 191 Scientists Pursuing Innovative Mental Health Research

NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation  today announced the award of its NARSAD Young Investigator Grants valued at more than $13 million to 191 of the world’s most promising young scientists. The $70,000 grants ($35,000 a year for two years) support the work of promising young scientists with […]

The Center for Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders Hosts Inaugural Hope & Help Gala

Sold out event raised awareness and funds for the treatment, education and research center on September 19 at The Resort at Pelican Hill SANTA ANA, Calif. – September 23, 2015 – The Center for Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders hosted its first annual Hope & Help Gala on September 19 at The Resort at Pelican Hill to […]

Press Release – Award-Winning Autism Documentary Translated into Spanish Provides Valuable Resource for Underserved Communities

Teen provides unique tool for Spanish speaking community to broaden understanding of people with autism. Autism Daily Newscast’s original interview with Alexandra can be found here. North Brunswick, NJ, September 16, 2015 – A Teen’s Guide to Understanding and Communicating with People with Autism has been translated into Spanish to fill an unmet need in […]

Press Release – National Autism Center at May Institute Publishes New Edition of Popular Educators’ Manual

Randolph, Mass. – A newly updated version of the National Autism Center’s popular autism manual for educators –Evidence-based Practice and Autism in the Schools, 2nd Edition – is now available free of charge from the Center’s website at Since the manual was first published in 2010, tens of thousands of copies have been downloaded […]

Press Release – ACE Supports National Down Syndrome Society with $34,951

Pittsburg, PA (June 25, 2014)— The National Down Syndrome Society is an advocate for the value, acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome, and it is a cause that ACE employees in the Northeastern U.S. chose to support during ACE’s annual fundraiser. ACE region VP presents NDSS with $34,951 donation. “The National Down Syndrome […]

Press Release – Group Offers Live Interactive Counseling With Simultaneous Translation in 17 Languages

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Reliable group counseling by certified experts is now available online, according to a group of therapists, psychologists, and consultants who have coalesced to form Growthnet, the world’s largest multi-lingual network of web-based group counselors.  According to founders John Toomey, Amy Chang, and Savithri Gandhi, current technology allows services to […]

Press Release – Autism’s got Talent Roadshow comes to Middlesbrough!!

– Autism’s Got Talent, organised by Anna and her team and now in its fourth year, is coming to Teesside for the very first time in partnership with Tees Valley autism charity Daisy Chain.The show, to be staged at the University, celebrates and showcases the many talents which youngsters on the autistic spectrum can display. […]

Press Release – Kaiser Permanente Study Shows Length of Time Between Births May Increase Autism Risk

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Second-born children who are conceived sooner than two years or later than six years after the arrival of their older sibling have a substantially increased risk of autism spectrum disorders, according to a new Kaiser Permanente study published in the journal Pediatrics. The findings support the World Health Organization’s […]