April 2017
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Our New Website Is Live

We’re proud to introduce our newly designed website. Enormous thanks to our web development team: Neil Lumantarna of Crefio for leading the design and build, photographers Steven G. Dreiseszun and Sydnee Schwartz, film producers Reel Stories and Great Scott Productions, and the DRA Collective team. Please let us know if you’re able to find what you’re looking for. We’d love to hear from you!

SARRC's 20th Annual Community Breakfast

Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center's (SARRC) Annual Community Breakfast is on Friday, April 28. About 2,000 guests will come together to celebrate 20 years of serving the community at the historic Arizona Biltmore. Proceeds raised during the event fund the innovative research, programs and services that help SARRC advance discoveries and provide a lifetime of support for individuals with autism and their families. The 2017 Breakfast Chairs are Kathy & Mike Bosco. View the invitation here.

Breaking New Ground in Supportive, Integrated Housing

This six-page spread in The Autism File is about First Place -- how we got started, where we are today and what’s next. Thrilled to be able to share our story with more communities across the country.

Meeting with Congressman Ruben Gallego

Danny Openden, SARRC CEO, and Denise Resnik, First Place AZ CEO, recently provided an update to Congressman Gallego on the exciting progress being made in our state for individuals with autism and their families. Gallego is a member of the Congressional Autism Caucus.

Working with Autism and ADHD

As more people with autism and ADHD begin to advocate for themselves at work, some employers are changing their workplaces. Self-advocating, having an open dialogue with employers and sensitivity training are key to a successful work environment, according to Ernst & Young. Read more.
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