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Support Autism Insurance Reform

Here in North Carolina, thousands of families impacted by autism are counting on you to urge the state Senate to pass insurance reform that will help children receive necessary treatment. Thirty-seven other states have already passed similar legislation and we can’t let our state fall behind. Be a champion and take action.

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Autism Insurance Reform

We’re calling for autism insurance reform that addresses the basic needs of our children and families, as well as every community impacted by autism.

 

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Facts About Autism

Autism now affects 1 in 58 children in North Carolina.


Autism costs a family $60,000 a year on average.


Less than 1% of the National Institutes of Health budget goes directly to autism research.

Thank You

Thank you for fighting for change so autism insurance reform can be a reality in North Carolina. Spread the word and let the state Senate know you want action now.

Thank You

Thank you for fighting for change so autism insurance reform can be a reality in North Carolina. Spread the word and let the state Senate know you want action now.