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A Closer Look at North Carolina’s 2015-17 Budget

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A Closer Look at North Carolina’s 2015-17 Budget

This article was contributed by Jennifer Mahan, Director of Advocacy and Public Policy at ASNC. The new state budget for budget years 2015-17, which began on July 1, 2015, sits at $21.7 billion. It includes several important policy initiatives for people with disabilities, but it also makes changes that could keep people with autism, intellectual…

Adult Retreats at Camp Royall: It’s All About Friendship

This article was submitted by Lesley Fraser, Camp Royall Assistant Director. This weekend, young adults with high-functioning autism or Asperger’s Syndrome will gather at Camp Royall for one of the six adult retreats we offer throughout the year. It is often hard for me to believe that as the assistant director at Camp Royall, it’s…

A Valentine’s Note – I LOVE Camp Royall

Hi everyone, I am Sara Gage, Camp Royall Director and on this Valentine’s Day I wanted to share some thoughts about something that I truly love – Camp Royall. Our office is a buzz right now with preparations for another summer camp season. It’s hard to believe this will be the 40th camping season for…