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About Support Autism in North Dakota (SAND)


The purpose of this project is to assure that children and youth in ND who have ASD receive early and continuous screening and diagnosis, coordinated care, family support and an infrastructure that supports a comprehensive system of care for their future. Five goals have been developed to align with the six MCHB systems indicators that will guide the work of the SAND project staff:




Did you know..

that Autism Speaks sponsors the nation's largest autism walk program? The Walk Now for Autism Speaks program is their signature fundraising and awareness event, taking place in numerous communities across the United States and Canada.


What is Autism Speaks?

Autism Speaks is the world's leading organization for autism science and advocacy. Their dedication is put into funding research for causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.



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