Local Organization Celebrates National Autism Awareness Month With Screening Of Advocacy Movie

Posted at 9:52 AM, Apr 24, 2013

Autism-Awareness-graphicGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. —  Hope Network’s Center for Autism is presenting a special screening of the nationwide autism advocacy movie “The United States of Autism” at Celebration Cinemas.

The movie is being shown in honor of National Autism Awareness Month which is this month.

The screening will take place Tuesday April 30 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Celebration Cinema North & IMAX Theatre at 2121 Celebration Drive NE in Grand Rapids.

“The United States of Autism” is a grassroots documentary that follows one man’s 11,000 mile, 40-day journey across the American landscape to visit 20 families and individuals affected by autism while searching for answers for his own son.

Only 60 tickets remain. They can be purchased onlinefor $10 each.