In the story about the newly-formed "Carbon County Advocates for Hope" support group meeting, that brings together families of children with disorders within the autism spectrum there was an error.

The initials PDD stand for Pervasive Developmental Disorder while ASD stands for Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Anyone who seeks information about the support group should call Dee Hall at (570) 386-5097 or Rebekah Emerson at (610) 377-0669.

The group meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Monday of every month at Blue Mountain Community Church, 25 Oak St., Palmerton.

The TIMES NEWS apologizes for the error.