Things to know before April comes



#1: Autism is not a dangerous disease that needs to be cured!

#2: Autism speaks is a bad organisation that doesn’t listen to autistic people and portrays autism as a horrible disease.

#3: Most autistic people don’t want a cure.

#4: Vaccines don’t cause autism!

#5 People don’t “overcome” autism, they overcome any negative side-effects associated with their autism. They’re still autistic, even if they seem “normal” to you!

#6 “Wow. I never would’ve guessed you were autistic” is not a compliment