- Autism now affects 1 in 88 children and 1 in 54 boys.
- More children will be diagnosed with autism this year than with AIDS, diabetes & cancer combined.
- Autism receives less than 5% of the research funding of many less prevalent childhood diseases. –From Autism Speaks: http://www.autismspeaks.org/
If you think you or a loved one may be autistic, we have many resources to help you. We show a few here:
Or if you are autistic, wondering what it may be like to have autism, live with or know someone who does, you may want to read:
Our Inclusive Storytime which is for children who may not feel comfortable in other programs will resume on Sundays, this fall. Check our Events Calendar for dates and times.