School is underway again. For many of us it means new routines, new teachers, maybe even a new school… For others, it’s another reminder how close we are to transitioning to adult services, if not in the midst of that transition or still trying to sort out what’s out there for adults on the spectrum.... Read More
Dr. Gerhardt was fantastic! We had a great turn out and everyone loved the good “take home” information on teens and adults with autism. I do have some extra handouts if anyone is interested, and we were really excited that we were able to film his presentation with grant money. The presentation will be available... Read More
Our very own Laura Anderson, President-Elect of the ACU, won the Angels for Autism award at the Autism Speaks kick off! We are so proud of her. Laura has done much to advocate for individuals with autism and we are very lucky to have her serve on our leadership team. As many of you are... Read More
Autism Specialty License Plates are available through the Department of Motor Vehicles. Show your support by putting an autism awareness plate on your car!! Honk and wave if you see an autism plate going by. Spread the word to you co-workers, friends and family.
Congratulations Cheryl Smith for receiving the Les Schwab “Doing the Right Thing” award on Good Things Utah! Cheryl was recognized for her tireless work with the autism community, and her dedication to the Autism Council of Utah. You can see the clip from Good Things Utah here.
Hey out there in autism land, lots of stuff going on! First of all, did everyone see the news about the new autism numbers on the rise, 1/77 now. Wow. The Autism Council of Utah will keep working diligently for all those affected by autism. I hope we are all willing to become ambassadors for a global... Read More