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
On April 20 the Autism Council was proud to sponsor ithe first “Evening of Hope” for families and friends of autism. This wonderful evening was hosted by Autism Journeys and organized by the ACU training committee. The goal of the evening was to give those in attendance a message of hope and encouragement. Reverand Tom... Read More
This year the Autism Council of Utah was proud to be a sponsor of the Family Links conference held March 25, 26 at Murray High School.. This annual conference is a wonderful opportunity for parents of children and adults with disabilities to learn and network. In addition to being sponsors, the ACU participated in the... Read More
Happy Autism Awareness Day and month! There are so many things going on In April to bring awareness to autism. Check out the events page. I especially love this picture of the balloon launching for Autism Awareness Day as Carson strikes the classic autism pose of covering his ears. I’m also really excited for our... Read More
Thanks to everyone who participated in the ACU press conference to introduce the autism specialty license plate. There is a great article in the March 11, 2011 Salt Lake Tribune.