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Autism Speaks is dedicated to:

Science and Research - leading us to answers and interventions
Family Services - providing families with information, tools and resources
Awareness - increasing public knowledge and understanding of autism
Advocacy - accelerating national and state autism legislation

In South Carolina we have funded over $500,000 in these areas. With your help we can to do even more! Whether you are interested in raising money, volunteering your time, researching local services, encouraging your politicians to support autism legislation, or just staying up to date with what is happening in the South Carolina autism community, we invite you to visit these community pages often.

 Don't miss the 8th Annual Carolinas Walk Now for Autism Speaks!
 Saturday, October 9, 2010
        Lowe's Motor Speedway

        We anticipate over 8,000 walkers from across North and South Carolina will raise over
        $575,000!  In 2009, more than 70 teams from South Carolina participated in the
        Carolinas Walk Now for Autism Speaks! 

Read the Spring 2009 Chapter Newsletter

 Learn more about Autism Speaks making a difference in the South Carolina!

South Carolina News 
With a little bit of education and a whole lot of dedication, the Andrews High School HOSA (Health Occupation Students of America) chapter made a profound impact on the students at Andrews High School and on the life of one special girl.  HOSA and Janaiy taught their fellow students that “Autism” really does “Speak”.   Click here to read the full story.