Autism Society of America along with Autism Society of Maine & Affiliates' focus this June is Pride Month. We'll share facts and statistics on the intersectionalities of Autism and the LGBTQ+ community. Additionally, we'll continue to share summer activities to support development while out of school. Lastly, June 18th marks Autistic Pride Day, an opportunity to practice acceptance, celebrate inclusion, and recognize the varied Autistic experiences across the community.
Did you know: Autistic Pride Day is a pride celebration for Autistic individuals held on June 18th every year. Autistic Pride Day and Pride Month have separate focuses. Autistic Pride Day recognizes the importance of pride for Autistic people and its role in bringing about positive changes and recognition in the broader society.