World Autism Day is April 2 and April is also Autism Awareness Month. As someone on the spectrum and an autism advocate, this is a special time for me. With 60,000 Americans on the spectrum turning eighteen each year, it’s important to a lot of people in this country. We want to hear your stories of how autism has touched your life. Masybe it’s a family member, or a friend. It could be a co-worker or a significant other or it could be you. No matter how you’re connected, we want to hear your stories, both good and not so great.
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