Autism prevalence now 1 in 59 Rate increases 15% in 2 years

4/26/18 -

(IRVINE, CA – April 26, 2018) –Autism prevalence has taken another major jump in the wrong direction. A once rare disability in 1970 at 1 to 2 in every 10,000 U.S. children has jumped again to 1 in 59 U.S. children. That is a 15% increase since the last 2016 Center for Disease Control and […]


TACA Receives a Transformational Gift of $100,000 from the Berle Family

4/4/18 -

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Talk About Curing Autism (TACA), a national nonprofit organization helping families living with autism navigate the challenges of the disorder, is pleased to share that Dolf Berle, CEO of Top Golf, and his wife Julia have made a transformational gift to the foundation of $100,000. As members of the TACA foundation, the Berle […]


Disneyland carousel helps charities raise money for kids

11/15/17 -

ANAHEIM, Calif. (KABC) — Hundreds of representatives from 13 Orange County-based children’s charities rode the carousel at Disneyland to raise money for kids in need. The “Carousel of Possible Dreams” event kicked off its fourth year as charity workers took turns spinning around as many as 50 times on the iconic ride. Get the full […]


Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) Hosts 11th Annual “Ante Up for Autism” Casino and Gala Event

10/22/17 -

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) is a national nonprofit organization founded in 2000 that helps families living with autism navigate the challenges of the disorder. This year marks the 11th anniversary of the annual “Ante Up for Autism” casino and gala event, which will take place at the recently renovated Waterfront Beach Resort […]


Why we must turn April into Autism Action Month

4/11/17 -

By Lisa Ackerman – Contributing writer for the OC Register Over the past 17 years I have served as the executive director of Talk About Curing Autism. TACA is a national nonprofit that is on the front lines of helping families that have children with autism. I have dedicated my life to understanding autism and […]