Links to Other Resources
If you are concerned about developmental milestones:
If you have a child with autism and need support:
If you need information about toilet training your child who has autism:
If you need information about controlling behaviors associated with autism:
If you need help developing your child's IEP:
If you need information about autism and speech problems/delays
If you need information about autism and seizures:
If you are interested in learning more about inclusion:
Other Helpful Links:
Autism Research Institute
Disability is Natural
Social Security Disability Information
Other Helpful Organizations:
Autism Society of America (ASA)
7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 300
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-3067
fax: (301) 657-0881
Service: To promote lifelong access and opportunity for all individuals within the autism spectrum, and their families, to be fully participating, included members of their community. Education, advocacy at state and federal levels, active public awareness and the promotion of research form the cornerstones of ASA's efforts to carry forth its mission.
Autism Research Institute (ARI)
4182 Adams Avenue
San Diego, CA 92116
fax: (619) 563-6840
Service: Devoted to conducting research, and to disseminating the results of research, on the causes of autism and on methods of preventing, diagnosing and treating autism and other severe behavioral disorders of childhood. We provide information based on research to parents and professionals throughout the world.
Cure Autism Now (CAN)
5455 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 715,
Los Angeles, CA 90036
fax: (323) 549-0500
Service: An organization of parents, physicians, and researchers, dedicated to promoting and funding research with direct clinical implications for treatment and a cure for autism.
The Doug Flutie, Jr., Foundation for Autism, Inc.
P. O.Box 767
233 Cochituate Rd., 2nd Floor
Framingham, MA 01701
fax: (508) 270-6868
Service: To aid financially disadvantaged families who need assistance in caring for their children with autism; to fund education and research into the causes and consequences of childhood autism; and to serve as a clearinghouse and communications center for new programs and services developed for individuals with autism.
Families for Early Autism Treatment (FEAT)
Service: e-mails daily updates on current events in autism.
Autism Network International (ANI)
P.O. Box 35448
Syracuse NY 13235-5448
Service: Run by individuals with autism, ANI is a self-help and advocacy organization for autistic people. In addition to promoting self-advocacy for high-functioning autistic adults, ANI also works to improve the lives of autistic people who, whether because they are too young, or because they do not have adequate communication skills, are not able to advocate for themselves.
The M.I.N.D. Institute
UC Davis Medical Center
4860 Y Street, Room 3020
Sacramento, CA 95817
Service: To help those with neurodevelopmental disorders live active and healthy lives, the University of California, Davis, Health System has established a unique interdisciplinary institute to conduct research and provide clinical programs focused on these disorders. The vision of the institute includes becoming a national resource for the study and treatment of neurodevelopmental disorders.
ABA Educational Resources Ltd.
36 Carrier Crescent
Canada L6A 0T8
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