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Matthew went to Camp Royall hoping to make a friend. At the end of it all, he had two best friends for life.

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The Autism Society of North Carolina improves the lives of individuals with autism, supports their families, and educates communities.

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1 in 59 children may be diagnosed with autism in North Carolina

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20,000+ individuals receive direct services annually in North Carolina

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Update on changes proposed for Medicaid

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018

What is “managed care” and how is NC already managing the care of people receiving Medicaid? The federal government’s Medicaid program allows states to use health maintenance organization (HMO) managed-care models in the design of its Medicaid programs. At its most basic, a health maintenance organization, such as an insurance company or a provider-led health…

Introducing ASNC’s New Western Regional Director

Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018

We are happy to introduce Michael LePage as the Autism Society of North Carolina’s Western Regional Director. Michael brings with him a wealth of knowledge from a 20 year career serving individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disability (IDD) and their families, largely focusing on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). He returned to ASNC in his new…

Why is This Behavior Occurring?

Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018

Everyone has walked into a grocery store and seen a child crying while reaching for a candy bar in the checkout lane. Perhaps you’ve experienced a toddler cry and scream when you walk out of the room, only to hear her stop as soon as you walk back inside. If you’re a parent, you may…