Joppa, MD - Employees from Chesapeake Systems participated in the Golfing FORE! Autism charity event at the Mountain Branch Golf Club. Participants included our Chief Estimator Larry Adams, Chuck Edwards, VP of Aftermarket Sales and Tyler Lee, VP of Commercial Sales. All had a great time!
Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) affect 1 in 50 children.
ASD’s are 5 times more likely to occur in boys then girls.
More children will be diagnosed with an ASD this year, than AIDS, cancer, & diabetes combined.
Costs of therapies, education, and treatments is an average of $3.2 million across the lifespan of an individual with an ASD.
Effective interventions can reduce the cost of lifetime care by 2/3.