Helping to improve the quality of life for Oklahomans with autism and their families.

Helping to improve the quality of life for Oklahomans with autism and their families.

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The mission of the Autism Foundation of Oklahoma is to support the Oklahoma Autism Center and other initiatives that improve the quality of life for Oklahomans with autism and their families.

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The Autism Foundation of Oklahoma Receives Grant to Educate Childcare Workers

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The Autism Foundation of Oklahoma (AFO) recently received a $25,000 grant from Inasmuch Foundation to pilot a training program for childcare providers to support children with autism. Through collaborative partnership…

Autism in Indian Country

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AFO Board member and DEI Officer Dr. Crystal Hernandez was recently asked to submit a public comment for the upcoming Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) in regard to Autism in…
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Suicide Prevention in the Autism Community

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September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, and the urgency for autism inclusion is needed when discussing suicide prevention. Several studies have highlighted the disproportionate rates of suicide attempts and…

Autism Day at the Oklahoma State Capitol to be Held April 6th , 2021

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The 5th Annual Autism Advocacy Day at the Oklahoma State Capitol is set for April 6th from 9 AM to Noon. “Many Pieces, One Voice”, a virtual celebration and autism…

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