April is Autism Awareness & Acceptance Month!

April is Autism Awareness & Acceptance Month!

April is Autism Awareness Month! With 1 in 44 kids diagnosed with autism each day, help The Kelberman Center to promote understanding and acceptance of autism within our communities! Our 2022 Walk for Autism, sponsored by Lead Sponsor The Fitness Mill and Platinum Sponsors CWSI; Scalzo, Zogby & Wittig Insurance; Charles A. Gaetano Construction Corporation; and In Loving Memory of Dr. Raouf Kodsy, will be held at The Fitness Mill on Saturday, April 30th from 9am to Noon and encourages friends, family members, school groups, businesses, etc. to walk to raise autism acceptance within our community. To get started, anyone can create or join a walk team today, by visiting kelbermancenter.org and clicking the Walk for Autism button on the homepage. All proceeds from the Walk for Autism will help provide support for children, adults and families with autism in our community.

Also during the month of April, local businesses will be selling puzzle pieces throughout the community to support The Kelberman Center. They include Consignment Chick, East Rome Barbershop, Engelbert’s Jewelers, Fit Body Boot Camp, In Bloom Yoga Studio, Keaton & Lloyd Bookshop, Mastrovito Hyundai, Symeon’s Greek Restaurant, The Boulevard Diner, Toccolana Club, Utopia Hair Salon and Virago. Stop into these businesses to purchase puzzle pieces to show your support! For more information, please contact Kelly Carinci, Chief Development & Communications Officer at The Kelberman Center, at kelly.carinci@kelbermancenter.org.