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A Promise for the Future: Supporting Our Neurodivergent Contributors

We want to begin by expressing our heartfelt appreciation for your unwavering support of Umbrella US. Our mission to promote neurodiversity awareness, acceptance, inclusion, and belonging for all neurodivergent (ND) people would not be possible without the dedication and expertise of our incredible contributors who share their valuable insights and

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Research About Autistic People Should Include Autistic People

Two ways you can take action now to make sure research about us benefits us August 21, 2023, Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN) shared an action alert with information on how to submit comments and concerns about funding for autism research. They include a toolkit supporting the process in both

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Umbrella Alliance US Appoints National Board Chair

July 27, 2023 Neurodivergent advocacy and education non-profit begins board formation. Wichita, KS: Today, Umbrella Alliance US formally announces the appointment of Sarah Phelps as National Board Chair. This is the first appointment of a board selection process that will continue through Q3 as Umbrella Alliance US ramps up programming

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We Support the Transgender Community

Umbrella Alliance Supports Transgender and all LGBTQ+ Individuals. As advocates for the health, safety, and welfare of all neurodivergent individuals and our community as a whole, Umbrella Alliance US supports Transgender and all members of the LGBTQ+ community.    It is undeniable that identifying as both neurodivergent (ND) and Transgender

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