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Bus ads pulled by Seattle Children’s Hospital after Offending Autistic Community
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Bus ads pulled by Seattle Children’s Hospital after Offending Autistic Community

Last Friday, Seattle Children's Hospital took down advertisements from local buses that had offended a significant portion of the autistic community. The ad read, “Let’s wipe out cancer, diabetes and autism in his lifetime,” a marketing campaign meant to raise...
Virginia high school volleyball team raise money for Autism Speaks
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Virginia high school volleyball team raise money for Autism Speaks

Tuscarora High School, Leesburg, Virginia - The High School's volleyball team are to raise money for Autism Speaks. The event will be held on Wednesday Jan 8 and will feature a contest between the teams’ seniors, coaches and alumni. Many of the team and tea...
Roses for Autism Provides Centerpieces for Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism Event
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Roses for Autism Provides Centerpieces for Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism Event

Autism Daily Newscast recently ran a story on Roses for Autism, a vocational program in Guilford, Connecticut, that trains and employs people with autism. The organization was honored to provide floral centerpieces for the "Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism" ...
Hackathon aimed at all those on the Autism Spectrum a Success
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Hackathon aimed at all those on the Autism Spectrum a Success

This past weekend a major Autism Hackathon took place in San Francisco, CA.  At least 135 developers, as well as designers and experts of autism came together to focus on programming applications that would help autistic adults who are verging on exciting ...
Hackathons helping create Technology for Autism
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Hackathons helping create Technology for Autism

Coming up on July 20th-21st in San Francisco, CA, is the Autism Hackathon, a 24-hour event located at Twilio Headquarters. This particular Hackathon will focus on the design apps to specifically help adults on the autism spectrum handle and succeed in five i...