This June, we highlight Pride Month, Autistic Pride Day, and Safety on the Spectrum: Water & Wandering and First Responders. Our public policy resources include our Autism CARES Act Action Alert and blog post, ANCOR case for inclusion report, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 Final Rule: Fact Sheet, and a Disability Scoop article highlighting the importance of acceptance.

Pride Month (LGBTQIA+ Intersectionalities)

 Autistic Pride Day

Safety Program (Water and Wandering/First Responders)

Vaccine Education Initiative (VEI) 

Public Policy Resources

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