Carmen B. Pingree Autism Center of Learning celebrates World Autism Awareness Day

Local News
IMG_0076_1554242950745.JPG

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News)- The Carmen B. Pingree Autism Center of Learning held their annual Autism Walk on Tuesday in celebration of World Autism Awareness Day.

Pingree provides comprehensive treatment, education and related services for children with autism and their families.

After the walk, the students celebrated with a dance party and Swig sugar cookies.

In 2018 the CDC determined that approximately 1 in 59 children is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. 

The Pingree Center is currently hosting its “Do Your Blue” fundraiser. It’s their goal to streak Utah blue to increase Autism Awareness. 

For more about Pingree and the services they provide, click here.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News Videos

Behind The Badge: Life Flight rescue paramedic provides heroic helicopter help from above

Thumbnail for the video titled "Behind The Badge: Life Flight rescue paramedic provides heroic helicopter help from above"

Microplastics in oysters? Blame your yoga pants

Thumbnail for the video titled "Microplastics in oysters? Blame your yoga pants"

'We love you, Alex!' Contestant on 'Jeopardy!' moves Trebek

Thumbnail for the video titled "'We love you, Alex!' Contestant on 'Jeopardy!' moves Trebek"

A military veteran's act of service and struggle

Thumbnail for the video titled "A military veteran's act of service and struggle"

War Dogs: Never Forgotten

Thumbnail for the video titled "War Dogs: Never Forgotten"

The Justice Files: Victim’s family relieved Ron Lafferty passed away

Thumbnail for the video titled "The Justice Files: Victim’s family relieved Ron Lafferty passed away"
More Video News

Don't Miss

Trending Stories