Latest Press Releases
15 Oct

SCAS Announces 
Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Drive

Over 550 Families in Need Have Been Served Since 2008 Columbia, SC- October 15, 2014–Since 2008, The LUCAS Network and the SC Autism Society have partnered to ... more
13 Oct

SCAS Announces Meeting to Discuss New Rulings

Columbia, SC- October 13, 2014-  Autism Speaks along with the South Carolina Autism Society, the ARC of South Carolina, and Family Connection SC invites everyone ... more
31 Jul

The South Carolina Autism Society Hosts Midlands Respite Event for Families Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Saturday, August 16 from 2 to 5 pm Columbia, SC- July 30, 2014–The South Carolina Autism Society will host its Midlands Respite Event for families caring for ... more
23 Jun

The South Carolina Autism Society Unveils its Specialty License Plate

Columbia, SC- June 23, 2014–The South Carolina Autism Society announces its Autism Awareness specialty license plate is now available for purchase. The plate is available to all SC residents for a fee of $30 every two years in addition to the regular motor vehicle registration fee. more
27 Mar

New Autism Prevalence Rate

Today the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta released the latest autism prevalence rates. These statistics are based on 2010 data. Researchers reviewed both health and educational data for 8 year olds from 11 states across the country. more
6 Feb

Kim Thomas Named CEO

Kim Thomas has been named CEO and President of the South Carolina Autism Society. She assumes the role after having served as interim CEO for the past year. Thomas was selected from four final applicants, following a search that began in Fall 2013. more