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Aging Well: Grandparents’ support important to families, children with autism

April is Autism Awareness Month

Local resources and events:

• The Yampa Valley Autism Program provides support and advocacy for individuals with autism spectrum disorders and their families. Support includes workshops, seminars and respite for parents; scholarships for therapy; and social and work-simulation programs for individuals with autism. For more information, call 970-870-4263 or visit http://www.yampavalleyau…

• Yampa Valley Autism Program is partnering with Humble Ranch Education and Therapy Center and Bud Werner Memorial Library to present a free screening of the PBS Independent Lens documentary, “The Horse Boy,” the story of a family’s quest to understand their son’s autism through his love of horses. The film is at 6:30 p.m. April 28 at Library Hall. For more information, visit http://www.steamboatlibr…