World Autism Awareness Day at the United Nations


In December of 2007, the United Nations passed a resolution declaring April 2 as World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD). The WAAD was first celebrated in 2008 and this year, the United Nations has a variety of events planned. I received the following email notification and was invited to pass it along to my readers. Save the Date – World Autism Awareness Day 2009 at the United Nations Meet the Author: Dr. Temple Grandin Wednesday, 1 April at 6:00 p.m. Conference {Read More}

Clarion University’s Going Green Autism Summer Camp

The Clarion Call News website has listed the various summer camps that will be hosted by the Clarion University Health Science Education Center (HSEC). A camp will be offered from June 8 to 12 for any school aged student with Autism. The camp will help participants learn appropriate communication skills and enhance their social interaction with friends and people in the community. The camp will focus on “Going Green,” and the participants will be able to learn about the environment {Read More}