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3 helpful resources for Autism Awareness Month and Autism Acceptance Month

April is Autism Awareness Month and Autism Acceptance Month. Learn more about the organizations supporting autism education, advocacy and more

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Kylie Kelce and Ryan Hammond, executive director of the Eagles Autism Foundation, joined TODAY on the plaza to kick off Autism Awareness Month and Autism Acceptance Month. The following organizations are dedicated to raising funds, connecting communities, families and individuals to education and resources and raising awareness about autism with the goal of promoting acceptance and inclusion.

Eagles Autism Foundation

Jason Kelce during the 2023 Eagles Autism Challenge
Jason Kelce takes part in the Eagles Autism Foundation Challenge. (Courtesy/Eagles Autism Challenge)

The Eagles Autism Foundation is dedicated to raising funds for innovative research and care programs. By providing the necessary resources to doctors and scientists at leading institutions, the organization is able to assist those currently affected by autism as well as future generations.

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Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks is dedicated to creating an inclusive world for all individuals with autism throughout their lifespan through advocacy, services, supports, research and innovation, and advances in care for autistic individuals and their families.

Learn more.

Autism Society 

The Autism Society, including its nationwide network of affiliates, connects people to the resources they need through education, advocacy, support, information and referral, and community programming.

Learn more.

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