A handful of disability organizations are joining forces to establish a national resource center to assist people dealing with autism and other developmental disabilities.
The new initiative known as Autism NOW: The National Autism Resource and Information Center will be established by The Arc in collaboration with the Autistic Self Advocacy Network and Self Advocates Becoming Empowered with the help of $1.87 million awarded by the Department of Health and Human Services this week. Autism NOW will be tasked with helping people connect with services and interventions in their own communities.
Read more here: New National Autism Clearinghouse In The Works – Disability Scoop.
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