Autism Awareness Walk

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Registration at 9:00am at Canton Village Park.

Walk at 10:00am

 

About the Walk

St. Lawrence NYSARC's Autism Awareness walk is a non-competitive walk to promote Autism Awareness, as well as raise funds to support the local programs for people with Autism.  This years walk will be hosted by WWNY-TV news anchor Jeff Cole!

There is NO MINIMUM ENTRY FEE! Everyone is welcome to attend. However, t-shirts will be given to registrants who raise $50 or more, while supplies last.

Gift bags will be given to the first 350 to register at the walk!

About Autism Spectrum Disorder

 

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a range of complex neurodevelopment disorders, characterized by social impairments, communication difficulties, and restricted, repetitive, and stereotyped patterns of behavior.
    • In the U.S. 1 in 189 girls and 1 in 42 boys are being diagnosed with ASD.
    • Autism is the fastest-growing developmental disability.

    Find out about St. Lawrence NYSARC's Children & Youth Services.