2019 Autism Awareness Ambassadors

Why We Strut!

1 in 34 children have autism in New Jersey

Boys are 4 times more likely to have autism than girls

More children will be diagnosed with autism this year than AIDS, diabetes, and cancer combined

The cost of supporting an individual with autism during their lifespan is $24 million in the United States

Autism is the fastest growing serious developmental delay in the United States

1 in 59 children have autism nationwide

There is no medical detection or cure for autism