Autism Acceptance Month

Published - 22 April 2022

Along with April 2nd being World Autism Day, April is Autism Acceptance Month.

COVID has had a significant impact on the autistic community, as persons with autism are 3.5 x more likely to die from COVID. This is one of the many reasons why we encourage you to join the #CovidPlanNow campaign led by our friends at Detroit Disability Power Now by sending your letter to state officials, urging them to release a statewide COVID-19 preparedness plan to protect people with disabilities.

Here are some resources and information related to autism and autism acceptance: