"World Autism Day" is celebrated on April 2nd by the United Nations
and April is "World Autism Month", in order to commemorate persons with autism and their families.
Autism-friendly events and educational activities take place during April to increase understanding and acceptance and further support people with autism.
Interview on MTV regarding summer camp activities.
We were much honored on June 13, 2017, to welcome
Her Excellency Mrs Andri Anastasiades, First Lady of Cyprus
and Her Excellency Mrs Nadia Aoun, First Lady of Lebanon,
in a sign of solidarity to Autism in Lebanon.
اللبنانية الاولى استقبلت جمعية الاهل لدعم التوحد:" بيت الشعب هو بيتكم، ونحن عائلتكم"
An amazing initiative and a commendable effort of the Lebanese Army Air force, to carry the flag of the Autism Awareness Association in Support to Autism families from Beirut Airbase to Jbeil!
Big thanks to commander in chief of Lebanese Armed Forces General Joseph Aoun for his kind collaboration and support.
AAA PRESS RELEASE - APRIL 2, 2016
MASS for Autism: May 31, 2016
Tele-Lumiere & Noursat TV
Apr 2, 2016:
Lebanon 'Lights it Up Blue' for Autism
Apr 2, 2016:
World Autism Awareness Day
Future TV (alam al-sabah) @12pm
Mariam TV (Tele-Lumiere) @11:35am
LIUB2016 Video on All TV Stations
Lebanese ancient monuments go Blue for #WorldAutismDay #LIUB2016
with Miss Lebanon & Mr Ghassan Saliba
Tele Lumiere at 9pm
March 28: LBC btehla al-hayat
March 25: TVc on YouTube
March 23: OTV Yawm Jdid
Feb 14, 2016: International Pray Day for Autism "Autism Sunday"
May 5: AAA at NAC National Autism Community Meeting
On 2 April 2019, AAA 'Light it up Blue' for Autism campaign at Our Lady of Lebanon Sanctuary, Harissa to spread Autism Awareness in Lebanon.
Under the patronage of
HE Violette Khairallah Safadi, Minister of State
for Economic Empowerment of Women and Youth, Lebanon's iconic statue and Sanctuary of The Lady of Lebanon - Harissa
has been lit up in magical blue,
for the third time, to mark the World Autism Awareness Day
by the AAA - Autism Awareness Association Lebanon
With the presence of Representative of HE Gebran Bassil,
Minister of Foreign and Emigrants' Affairs advisor to Special needs affairs,
Mr Joe Rahal ; Father Younen Obeid, Rector of the sanctuary of our Lady of Lebanon in Harissa; Ms Michele Fenianos, Director of the First Lady's office; Mr Juan Hobeiche, President of Jounieh's Municipality; Mrs Ghada Hayek Makhoul, President of AAA
along with the members of the association
and their families and friends.
Big thanks to Bacchus Production for his continuous support and dedication to our cause.
Photo Credit "Hisham Saba photography"
Rita Akiki for editing