April is national Autism Awareness and Acceptance month. According to the CDC autism affects 1 in 68 kids.
The Autism Society Acadiana has a handful of events coming up for those with autism.
April 21st-Planning for a loved one with special needs, 10AM Lafayette Public Library, Main Branch
April 26th- Iberia Parish Support Group, 4th Thursday of every month @ Mr. Gatti’s @ 6:30PM
April 28th- STARS
Lafayette Parish Support Group- 1st Tuesday of every month at Deano’s on Bertrand @ 6:30
Acadia Parish Support Group- 2nd Tuesday of every month @ Mr.Gatti’s @ 6:30PM
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