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Adult needs for the autism spectrum disorder community are quite different from those of students and young children.

It’s an important topic, not just for families, but the community at large, which needs to allocate resources and plan ahead.

The organization “Autism Speaks” is taking a leadership approach on this issue.

And it is taking its message to the streets with the upcoming Broward Walk– an event CBS4 Reporter Carey Codd is emceeing.