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National Autism Leadership Summit
Autism Speaks Canada is proud to be on the leadership committee for the Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorders Alliance (CASDA) and a sponsor of the inaugural National Autism Leadership Summit in Ottawa, Canada on March 30-31, 2015.
This summit represents an opportunity for ASD stakeholders to come together and collaborate to advance much needed support and services for all Canadians touched by ASD.
Visit www.asdalliance.org for more details and registration information.
The Look at Me Project
Autism Speaks Canada in partnership with Samsung Canada is donating 200 tablets to individuals with autism across Canada.
Autism Prevalence Rates Rise to 1 in 68.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has released new information about the rates of autism.
MSSNG is a groundbreaking collaboration between Google and Autism Speaks to create the world’s largest genomic database on autism.
Renowned Canadian geneticist Dr. Stephen Scherer, Ph.D., has been named Director of AUT10K
Scherer will head the world’s largest database of complete genomic information on individuals with ASD and their families.
Autism Speaks Family Services and ATN/ AIR-P Tool Kits
Check out all the latest additions to our tool kit page!
2013 Family Services Community Grants
Our Family Services Community Grants for 2013 have now been announced.
Click here to see the list!