CHILD foundation has organized a walkathon titled “Walk for Autism Awareness.”
The walkathon will be held at Gulshan Lake Park in Dhaka on Friday (April 6). The event will start at 8am. The walk will be on a 1km route, accessible by wheelchair as well.
The walkathon aims to create mass awareness and build a more understanding, compassionate and inclusive society, where individuals with autism can reach their fullest potential.
Special Olympics BD, many special need schools and others will have stalls in the walkathon showcasing their services.
There will also be live music and play area for children.
Institutions and individuals working in the field of autism have been invited to join the walk and show their support.