Friday, April 2, 2010
World Autism Awareness Day
Today is Worldwide Autism Awareness Day!
Did you know……
• 1% of children in the United States ages 3-17 have an autism spectrum disorder
• 1 to 1.5 million Americans live with an autism spectrum disorder
• Autism is the fastest growing developmental disability
• The cost of autism over the lifespan is 3.2 million dollars per person
May we be inspired to have a little more patience and understanding!!