- Sustainable Initiatives: We strive to reduce our environmental footprint through sustainable practices. While this may not directly relate to autism awareness and support, we believe that a clean environment contributes to the well-being of all individuals, including those with autism.
- Nature-Based Therapies: Incorporate nature-based therapies, to connect individuals with autism to the natural world. Encourage eco-friendly practices during these therapeutic sessions.
- Environmental Advocacy for Autism: Encourage autism advocacy organizations to raise awareness about the intersection of autism and environmental responsibility. Advocate for policies and practices that support both causes.
By integrating environmental responsibility into the autism community, we can create a more sustainable and inclusive world where individuals with autism can develop essential life skills, contribute to eco-friendly initiatives, and enjoy the benefits of a cleaner, healthier planet
- Board Oversight: Our board of directors actively monitors our efforts related to autism awareness and support. They ensure transparency, accountability, and alignment with our core values and mission.
- Data Collection and Research Funding: Allocate resources for research on autism and the collection of relevant data to better understand the prevalence, needs, and challenges of individuals with autism. This information can inform policymaking and resource allocation.
- Public Awareness Campaigns: Launch public awareness campaigns to reduce stigma and increase understanding of autism. These campaigns can promote acceptance, inclusion, and access to services.
- International Collaboration: Collaborate with international organizations and other countries to share best practices, research findings, and policies that support individuals with autism on a global scale.
These governance initiatives aim to create a more inclusive, supportive, and responsive environment for individuals with autism, ensuring that their rights and well-being are protected and that they have the opportunity to reach their full potential within society.
- Collaboration with Autism Organizations: We have formed partnerships with reputable autism organizations, both local and national, to strengthen our impact. These partnerships enable us to leverage their expertise and resources for the benefit of the autism community.
- Employee Resource Groups: We support and facilitate employee-led resource groups focused on autism awareness and support. These groups help raise awareness, drive initiatives, and encourage a culture of understanding within our company.
- Continuous Learning: We are committed to ongoing education and training for our employees to enhance their understanding of autism. This will help us create a more supportive and inclusive environment.
- Increased Community Involvement: We plan to expand our involvement in local autism communities by hosting and participating in more events, workshops, and initiatives.
- Research and Innovation: We will continue to support research and innovation in the field of autism to further the development of effective treatments and interventions.
At Scioto Biosciences, our dedication to autism awareness and support is an integral part of our broader ESG efforts. We demonstrate each and every day our commitment to these principles and values in the work we do and in our vision that every person impacted by autism will live a life full of opportunity and respect. We are committed to regular updates and reporting on our progress, as well as adapting our strategies to better serve the autism community.