White to open autism assistance forums

Staff Report

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White in association with The Autism Program of Illinois (TAP) is launching the “Targeting Autism” program designed to address the needs of Illinois residents dealing with autism.

Two forums will be hosted in Springfield on March 4-5 and September 3-4.

Autism experts from around the nation along with advocates will work together to help improve the quality of life for those affected by autism in libraries and communities alike.

TAP provides several services and resources to improve the lives of those with autism as well as their families.

For more information about “Targeting Autism” visit the State Library’s website cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/library/libraries/targeting-autism.html.

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