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for All Affected by Autism

Our mission is to promote lifelong opportunities for people on the autism spectrum and their families, so they can be fully participating members of their communities.

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The Autism Society of the Greater Capital Region, New York is a not-for-profit organization that serves people living with autism in the Greater Capital District and their families. Our vision is a society where all individuals on the autism spectrum are fully participating members of our community.

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Thank you, Cheryl! Check out our quilts progress here 👉 www.asgcr.org/naam/ ... See MoreSee Less
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Another piece to our Digital Quilt. Thanks Alina!www.asgcr.org/naam/ ... See MoreSee Less
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Enjoy this fun story about going on a school trip, read by Maria and Sean-Michael! ... See MoreSee Less
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Here is another piece of our Digital Quilt! According to the CDC, ASD is more than 4 times more common among boys than among girls.Learn more about the signs and symptoms here: www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/autism/signs.htmlThere has been another row added to our quilt, so be sure to check it out! www.asgcr.org/naam/ ... See MoreSee Less
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Here is another entry to our Digital Quilt! Many individuals with autism miss their chance at getting the support they need when they don't get diagnosed early on. You can learn more about the variety of symptoms in the autism spectrum here www.asgcr.org/naam/Check it out on the Quilt here 👉 www.asgcr.org/naam/Thanks for sharing, Carri. ... See MoreSee Less
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The first row of our Digital Quilt is complete! Thank you to everyone who answered our question: What do you wish people knew about autism? We will be adding more pieces to the Digital Quilt every week, so be sure to check out our webpage throughout the month of April to see more! www.asgcr.org/naam/ ... See MoreSee Less
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Thank you for following along today in honor of World Autism Acceptance Day!The Autism Society of the Greater Capital Region #celebratedifferences today and everyday.If you supported us today with a donation, we thank you.Your gift will directly help individuals and families in the counties we serve navigate autism with compassionate support. Every dollar donated to the Autism Society of the Greater Capital Region stays local to our communities. We all benefit when people of all abilities are supported and involved. Here are ways you can help us support the autism community:1. Make a donation, please consider $54 to honor 1 in 54 asgcr.z2systems.com/np/clients/asgcr/donation.jsp?campaign=50&2. Host a peer-to-peer fundraiser; host a Facebook fundraiser and use Autism Society of America -Schenectady, NY location. ... See MoreSee Less
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The Autism Society of the Greater Capital Region, New York is a collective of people dedicated to providing resources and opportunities to the autism community in the 21 counties we serve:AlbanyChenangoColumbiaDelawareDutchess FultonGreeneMontgomeryUlster Orange OtsegoPutnam RensselaerRockland SaratogaSchenectadySchoharieSullivan WarrenWashingtonWestchester Our board, staff, and volunteers consist of individuals with autism, family members, and professionals who work with ASD populations.Our mission is to promote lifelong access and opportunities for people on the autism spectrum and their families, so they can be fully participating, included members of their communities. We do this through advocacy, public awareness, education, and compassionate support.Our vision is to be a voice and resource for everyone who interacts with the autism community in the Greater Capital Region. Locally, we are developing new programming and services to provide more support to our autism community. Statewide, we will be the driving force behind the development of a network of resources that promotes quality of life and opportunities for positive social experiences.Thank you for your support. All donations stay local! asgcr.z2systems.com/np/clients/asgcr/donation.jsp?campaign=50& ... See MoreSee Less
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Our Digital Quilt will be gradually released throughout the whole month of April! Check the Quilt's progress here: www.asgcr.org/naam/#CelebrateDifferences ... See MoreSee Less
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