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Autism Awareness Day

Autism Awareness Day

Expect to see a whole lot of blue tomorrow in Connecticut and around the world! Tomorrow, April 2nd, is World Autism Awareness Day. Each year, for the past 7, Autism Speaks celebrates "Light It Up Blue", which is a global initiative that kicks off Autism Awareness Month in an effort to bring awareness to Autism. "Although autism awareness has become more widely talked about and known amongst the general community, people still need to be educated and understand autism, it is a complex spectrum disorder", says Lauren Amendola, the Autism Speaks Director of Field Development for Connecticut. Individuals can do something as easy as wearing blue...

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