There are many ways to get involved in the autism community. The Autism Society encourages its members and supporters to keep current on and active in ongoing advocacy issues regarding autism, stay abreast of the latest in autism-related news and issues through our online newsletter, ASA-Net, and make an effort to attend autism events and conferences in your area.
Swim Lessons for Autism - According to the National Autism Society, from 2009 to 2011, accidental drowning accounted for 91% of reported wandering-related deaths in children with autism. I really NEEDED to find swim lessons for Declan – but where? Here is where we found success!
A BIG HAPPY SMILE from our fundraiser-runner-friend, Yap Yik Yee! He took part in the Standard Chartered KL Marathon on 24 June 2012 (Full Marathon 42.195km) and raised funds for The National Autism Society of Malaysia (NASOM). It's running with a cause! See: http://www.simplygiving.com/fundraising/viewfund.aspx?f=yikyee-2012