Guide: Autism resources for tri-state organizations
April is National Autism Awareness Month.
Looking for expert advice and more information? Here’s a tri-state guide of organizations from Autism Speaks:
AUTISM FRIENDLY SERVICES
EMPLOYMENT & POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
EVALUATION & DIAGNOSIS
To learn more about early screening for autism, visit ScreenforAutism.org (DetecciondeAutismo.org for Spanish) to access both English and Spanish resources to identify the signs of autism, take part in a screening questionnaire, and request information from the Autism Speaks Autism Response Team before, during and after a child’s diagnosis.
Autism Speaks has a list of resources of different doctors across the tri-state area. Click here for the full list.
Looking for support groups? Here’s a list from Autism Speaks.