Through the efforts of Mayor Carlo P. Rabat, 39 children with autism and family members were grateful for the opportunity and privilege they experience with magnanimous people.
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and/or Autism are both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development. These disorders are characterized, in varying degrees, by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication and repetitive behaviors.
Fortunately, autism specialist from Friends Indeed USA, Inc., through HANDOG ni Mayor Carlo Rabat, Vice Mayor Glenda and City Council, generously afforded indulgence towards children with autism for proper understanding to their condition and appropriate interventions during the ongoing medical surgical and humanitarian mission at Davao Oriental Provincial Medical Center.