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Adam is an independent adult with autism.  He travels all over the country visiting his mom with the income he makes at his job.

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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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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…

Legislative Committee Studying Supports for Transition to Adulthood

Friday, Mar 09, 2018

The NC General Assembly created a legislative research committee to look at the needs of individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (IDD), including autism. The committee is collecting information and hearing from various stakeholders in order to make recommendations to the General Assembly about the quality and quantity of services available to those with IDD…