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So much is happening in the world of autism—from news reports, to new scientific developments and information on the latest research studies—that sometimes it’s hard to keep up. The Autism Consortium eNewsletter will keep you informed and up-to-date on important news, events and studies.

November 4, 2014
Fellowship Opportunity for Young Adult with ASD

Massachusetts Advocates for Children invites young adults 18-26 with Autism Spectrum Disorder to apply for an innovative Young Adult Leaders Fellowship which provides opportunities to learn the professional skills needed to advocate on behalf of other youth with disabilities.

The Fellowship is a partnership between Massachusetts Advocates... Read More


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March 4, 2014
2014 Autism Awareness Month

Autism Consortium Family Support Network Events

Boston Children’s Hospital

Wednesday March 5th 6-8

BCH Parent Forum provides families with practical instructions regarding their rights and responsibilities under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Massachusetts Special Education Law and No Child Left Behind (NCLB).

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April 2, 2013
Annual Autism Awareness & Acceptance Day

Public Invited to Autism Awareness Day at MA State House

Autism Awareness & Acceptance Day is an annual gathering where people with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), their family members, professionals in the field, and autism advocates unite to:

  • Raise awareness of ASDs,
  • Encourage acceptance of people with ASDs, and
  • Meet with... Read More

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March 5, 2013
Autism in Massachusetts: A Blueprint for the Future

On Thursday, March 28th the Autism Commission will present key findings and recommendations from their report “Autism in Massachusetts: A Blueprint for the Future”.   The event will take place from 7-9pm at Brandeis University’s Shapiro Campus Center.

The Autism Commission was established by Legislative Resolve and approved by Governor... Read More


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