Autism Awareness


Ed & Matthew Asner To Co-Host 2nd Annual Poker Tournament To Benefit Autism Speaks

Ed and Matthew Asner stopped by KCAL9 Monday to talk about their 2nd Annual Poker tournament that benefits the Los Angeles chapter of Autism Speaks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/21/2014

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‘My Thiero Boys’ Documentary Raises Autism Awareness

A Southern California mother set to expose the challenges in raising two sons diagnosed with autism in a new documentary series.


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Sylmar Event Aims To Bridge Gap Between Law Enforcement, Autism Community

More than 90 Los Angeles police officers gathered Thursday in Sylmar for an event aimed at bridging the gap between law enforcement and the autism community.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2013

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Stephanie’s Story

Steve Mauldin is the President and General Manager of CBS2/KCAL9, but first and foremost he is a dad and one of the biggest joys in his life is his daughter Stephanie.


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Autism Advocate Areva Martin Talks About Free Camp For Special Needs Children

Autism is a complex developmental disability that typically appears during the first three years of life and affects a person’s ability to communicate and interact with others. Autism Advocate Areva Martin returned to KCAL9 Tuesday to talk about Autism Insurance and a free day camp for special needs children.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2011

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Holly Robinson Peete Talks About Autism Awareness

April is Autism Awareness Month and actress Holly Robinson Peete, co-host of “The Talk” stopped by the KCAL9 studios on Thursday to share some information.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2011