Autism Speaks is the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization. Their goals: "We are dedicated to funding global biomedical research into the causes, prevention, treatments, and cure for autism; to raising public awareness about autism and its effects on individuals, families, and society; and to bringing hope to all who deal with the hardships of this disorder. We are committed to raising the funds necessary to support these goals."
The Autism Safety Project is an online tool kit for individuals with autism, families, and first responders that provides information and strategies to promote safety in emergency situations. Created to educate and inform emergency personnel about the different challenges faced by individuals on the autism spectrum, the Autism Safety Project is available for free download.
MAAP Services for Autism and Asperger Syndrome is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing information and advice to families of individuals with Autism, Asperger syndrome, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD).
Autism Spectrum Assessment Clinic
provides comprehensive diagnostic evaluations for children with autism and other pervasive developmental disorders.
Association for Science in Autism Treatment (ASAT)
ASAT is a not-for-profit organization of parents and professionals committed to improving the education, treatment, and care of people with autism. This link will lead you to a summary of psychological, educational, and therapeutic interventions on autism that are or have been subject to scientific scrutiny.
The College Internship Program
provides individualized, post-secondary, academic, internship and independent living experiences for young adults with Asperger's, High-Functioning Autism and other Learning Differences.
Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Tool Kit
A toolkit developed by Autism Speaks to help families gather crucial information in the aftermath of receiving the diagnosis for their child.
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