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Governor Baker Issues Proclamation for Autism Awareness Month Posted on Apr 25

Governor Baker Issues Proclamation for Autism Awareness Month

  Governor Charlie Baker has issued a proclamation setting apart the month of April as Autism Awareness Month. The proclamation reads: The Commonwealth of Massachusetts A Proclamation His Excellency Governor Charles D. Baker Whereas Autism Spectrum Disorder is the result of a neurological disorder that   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Issues Proclamation for Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month in Massachusetts Posted on Apr 8

Massachusetts General Law sets apart the month of April as Autism Awareness Month. Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), which is generally known as Autism, is defined as a complex developmental disability that affects an individual’s verbal and non-verbal communication, social awareness and interactions. The term “spectrum”   …Continue Reading April is Autism Awareness Month in Massachusetts