Why this ad?
Skip navigation

no spam, unsubscribe anytime.
Skip navigation

Puppy Therapy!

This young man has severe autism and is nonverbal. When his mom introduces him to two baby chihuahua pups, his reaction is priceless! Watch the adorableness unfold!

What A Great Creative Outlet!

The National Autistic Society has a program called Artrack that provides special training and studio facilities to artists on the autism spectrum. Find out more about their amazing work!

Hover mouse over slide to pause.

Cozy Up To Great Prices!

Why this ad?

The Autism Site Blog

singaporeskyline1Savant Stephen Wiltshire Draws The Singapore Skyline From Memory — And It’s Stunning!

Stephen Wiltshire is a savant with autism. He is well renowned for his attention to detail in his artwork as well as his incredible photographic memory. He has wowed audiences for years with his drawings of Rome, New York City, Sydney, Madrid, Tokyo… the list goes on! Stephen drew skylines for years relying only on...

meetkreed1Meet Kreed. At 1:52, You’ll Want To Give Him A High-Five, Too!

Kreed is a teenager on the spectrum. He uses the Dynavox T10 with Compass to communicate, and according to his parents, the device has opened up his world. In the following video, he’ll tell you a few things about himself, and how he feels about autism. Meet Kreed! (And then head to this blog to...

babyhusky1This Baby and His Husky Have An Adorable Bond! See Their Precious Interaction

A true mark of friendship is when friends can understand each other without words. Obviously, this little cutie has a best friend for life! Watch the adorable interaction between this toddler and his furry BFF in the following video!

timsplace1Tim’s Place — Service With A Smile (AND A Hug!)

Tim’s Place is a unique restaurant in Albuquerque, New Mexico that has a special edge — the owner, Tim, gives out hugs to all of his patrons! His enthusiasm for his work never stops. For example, when he walks through the parking lot to the restaurant every day, Tim can’t contain his zeal. “I am so...

Siri1See How Siri Enhanced One ASD Boy’s Sociability!

Gus Newman, Judith's thirteen-year-old son, is on the autism spectrum. He often has difficulty with human-to-human interactions, like many children with autism, and his conversations would often seem tangential or fragmented. But in her article, Judith states, "My son's practice conversation with Siri is translating into more facility with actual humans." Though one might argue that Gus's conversations with Siri are not merely "practice." Rather, they are discussions between two intelligent beings -- one of which happens to be a digital application, and the other a human -- each of whom take every word by their most literal meaning.


OUR FAVORITE PROJECTS
Better Medical Care for Children with Autism
If you have a child with an autism spectrum disorder, or know a family affected by Autism, you know that obtaining proper medical care for associated physical health concerns can be another challenge in a life already filled with challenges. Donations through this Gift That Gives More™ will help develop a web-based system for providing technical assistance to primary care providers who are diagnosing and treating children with autism spectrum disorders. Thank you!
Help give families information and access!
Why this ad? Why this ad? Sunshine Daydream Hooded Jacket Why this ad?
Share this page and help fund therapy: