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Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness

Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness is held annually to promote autism awareness in the community and celebrate the lives of individuals with ASD and the families and professionals who support them.

COVID-19 Update:

Following the CDC's and Texas Tech University's most recent recommendations, we are deeply saddened to announce that our 15th Annual Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness set for April 26th is canceled. 

You can read the Burkhart Center's Coronavirus Update here and our Autism Awareness Walk Cancellation here.

Learn more about the Walk for Autism Awareness

Camp Burkhart

Camp Burkhart, a summer day camp for children with autism, provides structured enrichment opportunities while increasing competence in social interaction for children with ASD. The camp is funded by a generous gift from Scott Malouf.

For more information, contact Susan Voland at 806-834-1331 or susan.voland@ttu.edu.

Community-Based Services and Events

The Burkhart Center hosts various community events throughout the year. More information and news about events can be found on our calendar. 

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