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Promoting Inclusion and Support During Autism Acceptance Month

Promoting Inclusion and Support During Autism Acceptance Month

April 18, 2022

Erin Jerome

CAU member Rashad Kearney at home in Elizabeth. Autism acceptance is a major step beyond awareness - that's why April is now known as Autism Acceptance Month. The Autism Society of America proposed the change last year from Autism Awareness Month to Autism Acceptance Month with the intention...

Advocates on Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

March 11, 2022

Erin Jerome

Annie Sims in the CAU Chat Center Before Annie Sims joined Community Access Unlimited, she didn’t think voting was for her because her family encouraged her not to.  Before becoming an advocate for herself and issues affecting others with disabilities, Myrta Rosa worried about making sure...
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