Tag: autism

Autism Society of Indiana plans third annual ‘Autism Acceptance Walk’for Sept. 11

Autism Society of Indiana plans third annual ‘Autism Acceptance Walk’for Sept. 11

| September 8, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Autism Society of Indiana (ASI) will be hosting an Autism Acceptance one-mile walk fundraiser from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., Sept. 11, at the Allen County Fairgrounds. One goal of this event is to bring local families together for fun, family-friendly activities to raise awareness about autism. Families and walk participants will have […]

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YWCA August Diversity Dialogue: Autism Awareness and Women’s Equality Day set for Aug. 26

YWCA August Diversity Dialogue: Autism Awareness and Women’s Equality Day set for Aug. 26

| August 10, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The public is invited to join YWCA Northeast Indiana on Aug. 26 for two “exciting” events. The day’s activities are scheduled to begin at 12 noon with the YWCA’s monthly Diversity Dialogue.  Like everyone else, people with autism move through significant life changes. Their quality of life depends not only on the foundation provided in childhood, […]

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Study: High autism rates linked to pollution

Study: High autism rates linked to pollution

| March 14, 2014

It’s interesting that so much attention regarding autism has focused on alleged links to vaccines and other medical practices (particularly among conspiracy theorists) yet attention is just being drawn to environmental factors—especially pollution. If the information below is accurate, it appears to be another case profits before people as with asthma and outmoded manufacturing processes. […]

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