Navigation Links
The Help Group Launches Multifaceted Autism Awareness Campaign

Corporate and Governmental Community members join The Help Group's Statewide efforts to educate the public

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Help Group, the nation's largest and most comprehensive nonprofit of its kind serving children with autism and other special needs, recently launched its annual California public awareness and education campaign in recognition of National Autism Awareness Month. Today it is estimated that one in every 150 children are affected by Autism Spectrum Disorders.


The Help Group's Learn the Early Signs of Autism campaign brochures are available to the public at The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Gelson's Markets, Los Angeles City and County libraries, State, County and Local elected official's offices for the Los Angeles area and online in English and Spanish at In addition, a host of corporations are disseminating The Help Group's resource information to thousands of their staff members locally and nationally.

ABC7, the number one station in Southern California, in association with The Help Group, will re-broadcast its one hour special based on the highly acclaimed and award winning book, Autism Heroes: Portraits of Families Meeting the Challenge, by Dr. Barbara Firestone, Help Group President & CEO. The special, scheduled to air on Saturday, April 25th, 6:30-7:30 p.m., features ABC7 anchors Michelle Tuzee, Phillip Palmer and Jovana Lara. Through a special foundation grant, copies of Autism Heroes are now available at Los Angeles City and County libraries.

Due to the generous support of Regency Outdoor Advertising, The Help Group's school and autism awareness campaign billboards are being prominently featured throughout the greater Los Angeles area.

The Help Group is pleased to partner with so many organizations who share in its commitment to bringing the message of help and hope to children with autism and their families.


Founded in 1975, The Help Group serves children with a wide range of special needs and is the largest and most comprehensive nonprofit of its kind in the United States. Recognized as a leader in the field of autism, it offers extensive special education, therapy and assessment services. The Help Group educates more than 850 students on a daily basis in its innovative autism day schools.

SOURCE The Help Group
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Foundation Radiology Group Raises $10 Million in Venture Funding Led by Chrysalis Ventures
2. Entertainment Fusion Group Gives Back
3. Parkinson's Support Groups Grow Nationwide
4. 70% of Contact Lens Cases are Contaminated and Nearly 1 in 4 are Never Replaced - a Serious Problem Eye Doctors Want Fixed, WatchDog Group Reports
5. The Ensign Group Successfully Graduates Third Nursing Home From CMS Special Focus Program
6. Newt Gingrich to Address Chicago Employers at Midwest Business Group on Healths 29th Annual Conference
7. IntelliSoft Group Contracts with New England Hospitals: Berkshire Health Systems and Porter Medical Center
8. Clarity Group, Inc. Announces Launch of New Website
9. Lincoln Financial Group Announces Family Care Reimbursement Benefit Rider on LTD Policies
10. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Introduces BlueMedicare(SM) Group Supplement
11. Chronic Pain Sufferers Report Relief: DRJ Group Teams With Adult Foster Care Facilities to Evaluate Effectiveness of Stopain Topical Analgesic
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... ... running, and walking are regular Sunday activities for many South Floridians, but their physical ... That’s when the 7th annual ANF Group Tour de Broward will take place at ... Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital. , The community fundraiser, sponsored by ANF Group, consists ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... 30, 2015 , ... HemoTreat™ has announced that the company ... to its website. , “Our goal is simple:” says Michael Blasco, HemoTreat’s Chief ... comparison chart and ingredient list allows our customers to quickly see why, and ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... 2015 , ... At Grand Dental PC, their priority is to deliver quality ... dental problems, you need to turn to a dentist who listens and responds; an ... a friendly dentist who counsels you on the best ways to maintain and improve ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... Dr. Seth D. Margulies specializes in ... can visit Dr. Margulies to experience the best available orthodontic experience in the area. ... "NJ Top Dentist"! , Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that specializes in the ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... 2015 , ... International telepathology consultations can significantly improve patient ... Diagnostics researchers. Their review of more than 1,500 pathology cases submitted electronically ... significantly altered treatment plans for more than half of the cases in which ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/30/2015)... DULLES, Va. , Nov. 30, 2015  IBA ... the manufacture and distribution of radiopharmaceuticals, announced that as ... Zevacor Pharma, Inc. (Zevacor Pharma). The decision to rebrand ... of the firm as well as its close relationship ... owned by Illinois Health and Science (IHS). ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... Nov. 30, 2015 Baxalta Incorporated ... leader dedicated to delivering transformative therapies to ... conditions, today announced the launch and first ... an extended circulating half-life recombinant factor VIII ... full-length ADVATE [Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant)]. The treatment ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. , Nov. 30, ... has been the norm in U.S. medical ... obsolete. The increasingly popular accountable care payer-provider ... payment models and, in their wake, alter ... or quality-based payments will push forward new ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: