October: Awareness Month

October is our time to make a difference! Rett syndrome has had an immeasurable impact on our children, our families and our community. It is the leading cause of severe impairment in girls - occurring worldwide in 1 of every 10,000 female births - yet awareness of Rett syndrome remains low among the general public. Help us change this. Contact us to get started TODAY!

Take Action

Awareness Tools

Awareness Webinar

Rettsyndrome.org hosts an open conference call each year for families to learn how to make October Rett Syndrome Awareness Month incredible. Speakers share motivating stories and tips on how to get started and they explain how Rettsyndrome.org can support the activity that best fits you and your family. Listen to the 2013 ORSAM Planning Webinar for staple awareness raising ideas and get started with your plans.

Get Your State Involved

Please see Rett syndrome State Proclamations.