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To promote full participation of autistic persons and their families through awareness raising, empowerment and advocacy

What is Autism?

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) / Autism, refers to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. Approximately 1 in 44 children in the U.S. is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD); CDC 2021.

Rights of Persons With Disability

Anchored in the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) and specific articles of the constitution of Kenya, (2010), (Article 7 (b), Article 20 (5) (b), Article 21 (1) (3), Article 27(4), Article 28, Article 43, Articles 97(1) (c), Article 98 (1) (d), Article 177 (1) (c), Article 54.

Autism Diagnosis

Based on the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (5th ed.), an autistic child experiences limitations in the areas of social communication and interaction in addition to restrictive, repetitive patterns of behaviour, interests, or activities. These deficits may affect their active participation in academic settings, undermining their overall academic outcomes.

CRPD Article 19

Article 19 of the CRPD that emphasizes that Persons with Disabilities should be supported to live independently. The CRPD recognizes the equal right of all persons with disabilities to live in the community, with choices equal to others, and be included and fully participate in all spheres

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A world where children and people with autism are accepted and included.

DTSK raises awareness throughout society, including at the family level, regarding persons with autism to foster respect for the rights and dignity of persons with autism in line with CRPDs Article 28. 

DTSK is also committed to the wellbeing of persons with ASD and dedicated to Empower, Enlighten and Support Persons with ASD to reach their full potential.

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