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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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April is Autism Awareness, Acceptance, and Appreciation Month ❤️ To celebrate, we are asking our community to answer one simple, yet very important question: What do you wish people knew about autism? Please send us your response along with any photos, or videos to by March 25 for a chance to be included in our Digital Quilt next month! We can't wait to hear from you 😁 ... See MoreSee Less
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Drexel Autism Institute is seeking young adults on the autism spectrum 18+ who are graduating in Spring 2021 or who are experiencing their first year post-high school, to participate in a study.They are also looking to recruit caregivers and providers working with young adults to participate in the study. If you are interested in participating, please fill out the interest form at: or email the team at ... See MoreSee Less
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Join us for some winter fun... painting snowflakes with the Boy Scouts! ... See MoreSee Less
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3 weeks ago

Autism Society of the Greater Capital Region, NY
Our Executive Director, Janine Kruiswijk, spoke to Alicia Mahler and Jessica Leduc from Freedom First Psychological Services at the Autism Society of the Greater Capital Region's 19th Annual Gala for Autism. Missed the gala? The silent auction will remain open until Friday 2/12 at 7 PM! View and bid on items here: ... See MoreSee Less
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Thank you, thank you, thank you! We had so much fun at the virtual Gala for Autism on Friday night, and thanks to all of you, we raised over $16,000 for our autism community!The silent auction is open until Friday 2/12 at 7:00 PM, and we have some amazing items available, including yoga, skincare and haircare, and hotel room stays!View auction items here: ... See MoreSee Less
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