Category Archives: Announcements

GOT TOO MUCH STUFF?

Are you, your family and friends Downsizing Remodeling Cleaning closets Tired of dusting collectibles And do you have items, each valued at $25 or more, such as clothing accessories unwanted
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Autism Speaks Launches First-of-its-Kind National Housing and Residential Supports Survey

Within the next decade, more than 500,000 individuals with autism will enter adulthood. Finding and securing housing and residential supports for adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) can be extremely
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GAN Becomes a National Organization

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Grandparent Autism Network, an all-volunteer nonprofit organization,  extends cost-free membership to grandparents nation-wide Tustin, California, March 27, 2012 – The Grandparent Autism Network announced today that grandparents residing
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Advocate for Autism: Support Legislation

How does the federal government plan on helping the growing community of adults with autism?  What states will be tackling the issue of autism insurance reform this year in legislative
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Advocate for the ABLE Act

ABLE – The Achieving a Better Life Experience Act The Achieving a Better Life Experience Act would level the playing field for individuals with autism (and other disabilities) and their families
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Awards for GAN Founder and Executive Director: Bonnie Gillman

Bonnie Gillman was named one of three national winners of the 2011 Lindt Unsung Heroes of Autism  -This award honors outstanding efforts in bettering the lives of those affected by
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Simons Simplex Research Study: Simons Simplex Research Study

UCLA researchers are involved in a multi-site research study called the Simons Simplex Collection (SSC), to gather DNA samples from 2,000 autism patients and their families over the next three
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