World Autism Awareness Day being celebrated with Autism Awareness breakfast in Opelousas


Throughout the month of April, advocates for Autism will celebrate the national month of awareness by hosting a series of events. 

In St. Landry Parish, several groups have partnered to host its first ‘Autism Breakfast’ Tuesday, April 2 on World Autism Awareness Day. 

Autism 365 is a group in Opelousas behind putting on the event. It’s a coalition of mothers, fathers, siblings and relatives of someone on the spectrum.

The breakfast is taking place at The Opelousas Civic Center from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

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