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 Autism Awareness Month

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April is Autism Awareness Month! AMCHP will update this page with information on activities in states, communities and the national level to raise awareness about autism. Please be sure to check this page frequently for updates.

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AAM Flyer Pic.JPGThe State Public Health Autism Resource Center (SPHARC) is hosting virtual coffee talks in honor of Autism Awareness Month! Tune in to hear from expert speakers and engage with your peers on autism-related hot topics. Click the event flyer on the right to learn more about the virtual coffee talk format. To register for any upcoming virtual coffee talks, click the registration links below or click the flyer on the right. We hope to see you there! 

  • Telehealth & Autism (April 19th, 2017 2:30pm-3pm ET) - Featuring Mei Wa Kwong, Policy Advisor and Project Director at the Center for Connected Health Policy [Register Here]
  • Kids As Self Advocates: Giving Youth a Platform to Lead (April 28th, 2017 12:00pm-12:30pm ET) - Featuring Matthew Shapiro, Board Chair of KASA  [Register Here]

Partners' Activities for Autism Awareness Month

Below are links to partners' websites that contains information on Autism Awareness Month:

State Autism Awareness Month Activities

The calendar below will be updated on what states are doing to celebrate Autism Awareness Month! If you have an activity you’d like to add or questions about the calendar, please e-mail 

For a PDF list of state activities, click here. (Note: The calendar will have the most up-to-date list of events). 
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