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Support Links and Autism Documents

The links below offer a great range of information as well as providing ideas for activities and sensory play to engage children with Autism. 

What is Autism?

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. CDC is committed to continuing to provide essential data on ASD, search for factors that put children at risk for ASD and possible causes, and develop resources that help identify children with ASD as early as possible.