Light It Up Blue for Autism Awareness in Bismarck
There is no known cause of Autism which is why awareness is so important. Come support World Autism Awareness Day at this free event on Saturday, April 6th from 2-4 p.m. at Horizon Middle School.
- Fire Truck
- Face Painting
- Swag Bags
- Information Booths and more!
According the Autism Society, Autism (ASD) is a developmental disability. It affects a person’s ability to communicate or interact with others. In 2014, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that Autism numbers have risen to 1 in every 68 births in the United States.
Certain behaviors of Autism include:
- Delayed learning of language
- Difficulty making eye contact
- Holding a conversation
- Difficulty with executive functioning
- Narrow, intense interest
Join us in creating Autism Awareness. An extended thank you to Plains Commcerce Bank, Red Door Pediatric Therapy, JT inflatable games, Dear Me Photography, Pediatric Therapy Partners, Pure Country inc., and The Enrichment Garden.
Remember to wear blue and we'll see you there!