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Free Autism Screenings by Autism Speaks

The Early Access to Care Outreach Event on September 7th will connect families who have concerns about their child’s development with onsite community groups. Together we can lower the average age of diagnosis, educate parents about early warning signs, and empower families to seek early intervention for their children.

Families who attend will

-Meet clinicians from their local community
-Receive and age-appropriate developmental screening for their child
-Connect to local agencies and next steps for intervention

Bilingual staff available. More info below.

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