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Read about ASAN’s public events here. Other categories, along with past entries sorted by date and tag, can be accessed via the sitemap.

Register for ASAN’s 2016 Tenth Anniversary Gala!

Join us for a special celebration and fundraising event in honor of ASAN’s 10th anniversary at The National Press Club in Washington, DC. Dinner and dessert will be served and a reception will precede dinner. Proceeds will support our advocacy work and programs for the coming year, and allow...

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Disability Day of Mourning Vigil Sites

In the past five years, over one hundred and eighty people with disabilities have been murdered by their parents. Tuesday, March 1st, the disability community will gather across the nation to remember disabled victims of filicide–disabled people murdered by their family members or caregivers. We see the same pattern...

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Register for ASAN’s 2015 Annual Gala!

Join us for a special celebration and fundraising event at The National Press Club in Washington, DC. Dinner and dessert will be served and a reception will precede dinner. Proceeds will support our advocacy work and programs for the coming year, and allow us to continue working to empower...

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Neurodiversity T-shirt Twitter Giveaway!

Our twitter recently reached 4,000 followers. That’s 4,000 people seeing the news and ideas we are sharing about autism, neurodiversity, and disability rights; 4,000 people seeing- and participating in- our hashtag and action campaigns; 4,000 people on twitter who believe that autistics should be the primary voice leading conversations...

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Save the date: The Autistic Self Advocacy Network’s Annual Gala!

Save the date: The Autistic Self Advocacy Network’s Annual Gala!...

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Day of Mourning 2014

Saturday, March 1st, the disability community will gather across the nation to remember disabled victims of filicide–disabled people murdered by their family members or caregivers. In the past five years, over forty people with disabilities have been murdered by their parents. In the year since our last vigil, our...

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Announcing ASAN 2014 Webinar Series

The Autistic Self Advocacy Network is excited to announce a 2014 Spring series of webinars for self-advocacy groups to learn skills in fundraising and organizational development. Register Now!...

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Day Of Mourning 2014

Join the disability community on March 1st to mourn the lives of those we've lost to filicide and demand justice....

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ASAN Annual Gala: November 12!

Join us for a special celebration and fundraising event at The National Press Club in Washington, DC. Proceeds will support our advocacy work and programs for the coming year, and will allow us to continue working to empower disabled people across the country....

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Disability Day of Mourning – Remember Lives Taken

Join Autistic Self-Advocacy Network, Not Dead Yet, and the National Council on Independent Living in remembering people with disabilities who have lost their lives at the hands of their family members or caregivers. On March 1, 2013, we will remember those we have lost, and remind the world that...

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