Autism Spectrum Resources

 

Autism

The Autism Project of Palm Beach County (APPBC)
Parent sponsored, non-profit organization incorporated to generate funding for services, resources, and education to improve the lives of individuals with autism spectrum disorders and their families.
 

Autism Speaks
www.Autismspeaks.org
AutismSpeaks is dedicated to increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders, to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and cure for autism, and to advocating for the needs of affected families.
 

Association for Science in Autism Treatment (ASAT)
www.asatonline.org
Nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the education, treatment, and care of people with autism.
 

Autism Society of America (ASA)
www.Autism-society.org
ASA seeks to improve the lives of people affected by autism by increasing public awareness about the day-to-day issues faced by people on the spectrum, advocating for services, and providing quality information regarding treatment, education,  and research.

Center for Disease Control and Preventions: Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs)
http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/autism/index.html
Information on screening, diagnosis and treatments. Site contains data and statistics, research and publications.

Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism
www.dougflutiejrfoundation.org
The mission of the Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism is to promote awareness and support families affected by autism spectrum disorders.
 

FAU Center for Autism and Related Disabilities
http://www.coe.fau.edu/card/
CARD's focus is to enhance the lives of individuals we serve by helping them become valued members of their communities enabling them to learn, work, communicate, and socialize.  CARD offers supports within the natural contexts of homes, residences, child care programs, schools, and communities at no charge.
 

Let's Cure Autism
www.letscureautism.com
Information on treating and living with autism. Purpose is to effect change in the way autism is viewed by the public discover effective treatment options.
 

National Autism Association (NAA)
www.nationalautismassociation.org
NAA's mission is to educate and empower families affected by autism and other neurological disorders, while advocating on behalf of those who cannot fight for their own rights.
 

Palm Beach School for Autism
http://www.pbsfa.org/about.htm
The Palm Beach School for Autism is a specialized public charter school program located in Lantana, Florida that educates children on the spectrum of autism and other related disabilities.

  

Aspergers:


Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Association (AHA)
www.ahany.org
An organization that provides information and support for families, individuals and professionals affected by Aspergers syndrome, high-functioning autism, and other developmental disorders.
 

ASPEN: Asperger Syndrome Education Network
Aspennj.org
ASPEN is a nonprofit organization that provides education, support and advocacy for families and individuals affected with autism spectrum disorders.

GRASP: The Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership
www.grasp.org
GRASP is an educational and advocacy organization serving individuals on the autism spectrum.
 

MAAP Services for Autism and Asperger Syndrome
www.maapservices.org
MAAP is a nonprofit organization that provides information as well as advice to families with more advanced individuals with autism, Aspergers syndrome and pervasive developmental disorder (PDD).