Help bring medically necessary Communication Support to your state

There are an estimated 1 million autistic adults in California equaling that of the 1-million estimated veterans in the State. 96% of autistic adults are under- or unemployed.
Help bring medically necessary #communicationsupport to your state. Help advocate using this fact-sheet.

Autistic Communication Support – 5 year Outcome Report (2014-2019) link to Accessible PDF of the report

February 19, 2021@4:59:22 CA State Senate subcommittee 3 on health heard our public comment on #communicationsupport for #autistic adults. FULL 3 MINUTES ON THE RECORD with compliments.

Call to Action on Social Media
New York:
  1. Contact the Acces-VR State Rehabilitation Council (SRC) and 518-474-2714 for the Commissioner’s office.
  2. Ask Diane Woodworth to place our report on their March calendar with SRC public hearing. Requesting 90 minutes on the agenda with handout. 
  3. Ask Deputy Commissioner Kevin Smith (518) 474-2714 to meet with us to discuss our report with Acces-VR


  1. Contact your Assemblymember and ask them to co-sponsor the #communicationsupport program for this 2021-2022 budget year.
  2. Email and ask them to prioritize #communicationsupport for #autistic #adults for this 2021-2025 budget!
    Subcommittee 3 on Health and Human Services
    Senator Susan Talamantes Eggman (Chair)
    Senator Melissa A. Melendez
    Senator Richard Pan
    Standing Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review


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