About the Autism CARES Act

Fact Sheet for 2019 Reauthorization

November 1, 2018


pdf File 2018 1031 lend for network.pdf (2,731KB) [download]

If Congress does not take action to reauthorize funding, available funds for LEND and other initiatives funded under the Autism CARES Act will expire in September 2019. This would eliminate interdisciplinary diagnostic services for hundreds of thousands of children, training training tens of thousands of graduate students, and important research being conducted around the nation.