Angels Walk for Autism 2019

When:
March 3, 2019 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
2019-03-03T06:30:00+08:00
2019-03-03T12:00:00+08:00
Cost:
Free

The Autism Society Philippines Angels Walk for Autism is an annual advocacy event that has been held since 2007. It has grown from 200 to 24,000 registered participants in 2018. Join ASP celebrate its 30th year and in helping build an Autism-OK Philippines #TRENTAgether! The pre-walk show will showcase the talent of persons with autism and celebrate the advocacy’s accomplishments! Let’s walk for public awareness, private sector involvement and inclusion of the autism agenda in government social development initiatives! Here’s to acceptance, accommodation and inclusion!

The Autism Society Philippines  (ASP)  is  a  national,  non-profit  organization working towards an environment that empowers persons with autism spectrum disorder to  become the  best  of  their potentials — self-reliant,  productive  and  socially-accepted members of an Autism-OK Philippines. ASP labors to establish institutional mechanisms to support persons with autism and their families.  Established in 1989, the organization — composed of 13,000 members spread over 96 chapters — has been in the forefront of providing services to families and individuals affected with autism.  In 2013, ASP was a recipient of the coveted Gawad Apolinario Mabini — an award conferred to institutions and individuals with noteworthy contributions to the disability community. ASP is proud to serve as the Chair of the ASEAN Autism Network from 2016-2017.