Latest Press Releases
1 Apr

World Autism Awareness & Acceptance Day

South Carolina Autism Society to Recognize April 2nd as World Autism Awareness & Acceptance Day West Columbia, SC – April 1, 2015 -- April 2nd is World ... more
31 Mar

SCAS Hosts Annual Conference Featuring Dr. Jed Baker

West Columbia, SC- March 23, 2015– The South Carolina Autism Society announces its Annual Conference featuring Jed Baker, PhD.. The event will take place Friday, ... more
31 Mar

SCAS Hosts Strides for Autism in the Midlands

Irmo, SC- March 31, 2015–The South Carolina Autism Society announces its annual signature fundraising and awareness walk, Strides for Autism 2015. The event will ... more
31 Mar

SC Autism Society Provides Autism Awareness for First Responders Training Statewide

West Columbia, SC- March 24, 2015– The SC Autism Society is honored to announce that Autism Society Task Force members, Sergeant Jimmy Donohoe and Captain William ... more
31 Mar

South Carolina Autism Society, Bojangles, Lexington Police Partner for Autism Fundraiser

West Columbia, SC- March 24, 2015– From March 30 - Apr. 5, Bojangles stores in the Midlands will be donating 50 cents from every two-pack of Bo Berry Biscuits to ... more
25 Feb

SCAS Hosts Strides for Autism 2015 in the Upstate

The South Carolina Autism Society announces its annual signature fundraising and awareness walk, Strides for Autism 2015. The  event will take place Saturday, ... more
10 Nov

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

The South Carolina Autism Society will host its Charleston Respite Event for families caring for children with special needs.  The free event will take place on ... more
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