Just in case you need to wrap your head around the current realities of Autism in the world, I’m going to put up links to some great resources to learn more about it.
Illinois Autism Society: Latest Autism Statistics
Autism Speaks – Autism at 70 – a reaction to a New England Journal of Medicine article and a brief historical timeline of Autism
Autism Speaks – Learn the Signs of Autism
National Institute of Health – Communication Problems in Children With Autism Disorder
Disability Scoop – Learn about some current Autism news stories
Excellent Local and National Organizations to Know About: