Have you met a person with Autism? Would you know how to recognize some of the typical signs that a person with Autism presents in their behaviors, reactions and customs? I am not referring to what you have seen in a series or movie, but to real life. It is true, you may not find it meaningful to know that unless you are a mother or father (as I am) of someone with Autism, a professional in the area of health or education, family member or friend. I hope that after reading this short article, the meaning shines in your mind.
The North Carolina Heritage Awards is a testament to the state's commitment to safeguarding its cultural heritage. Traditional arts and crafts have been passed down from generation to generation, and these awards serve as a platform to recognize the exceptional skills, creativity, and dedication of those who keep these traditions alive. By recognizing and supporting these artisans, the awards inspire the continuation of North Carolina's vibrant cultural heritage.