Feeling Generous? There Are Many Ways to Get involved with Autism Awareness Efforts
April 29, 2021
Autism spectrum disorder has the potential to touch just about anyone. The World Health Organization estimates that one in 160 children across the globe has ASD, while some well-controlled studies have reported that figures are substantially higher than that.
ASD affects all ethnic and socioeconomic groups, meaning just about any family can be affected.
In 2018, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released its biennial update of autism’s estimated prevalence among the nation’s children. The update was based on analysis of medical records, and where available, educational re...