Advocacy

 

advocateWe work to make real, lasting system changes that improve the lives of all affected by autism.

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NATIONAL DAY ON THE HILL - ADVOCACY POINTSIGNITE 4Autism

Advocacy is a top priority for ASGA.  On February 16, 2017, the Autism Society of Greater Akron (ASGA) attended “Day on the Hill.” We joined 35 other Autism Society of America (ASA) affiliates in meeting with our State Congressional Delegations to advocate and educate about Federal laws that support programs and services for people living with autism and other disabilities.  READ MORE ...


BE AN ADVOCATE FOR AUTISM

Our government officials are charged with representing our interests, but it’s our responsibility to let them know what we need.  Here are ways you can make your voice heard on important issues, and shape policies and practices that improve services.

READ MORE for Tips on Being an Advocate and a List of Your Representatives ...


IGNITE!  PUBLIC POLICY & ADVOCACY NEWSLETTER

The Autism Society works to influence public policy, with an emphasis on Education, Medicaid, and Employment – issues which are all vital to individuals with autism and their families.

Keep up-to-date with the monthly newsletter from the Autism Society of America.

MARCH 2017

FEBRUARY 2017

JANUARY 2017