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This video from the Center for Parent Information and Resources, is to help teens be more aware and understanding of individuals with autism.Read more
This resource, developed by ASERT, provides suggestions and tips for individuals who are starting their own autism support or social group.Read more
The Adaptive Sports Foundation (ASF) is a non-profit organization that provides profound and life changing experiences for children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities and chronic illnesses through outdoor physical activity, education, support and community.Read more
Pennsylvania offers two programs for adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) through the Bureau of Autism Services (BAS): the Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) and the Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP). Both programs are designed for residents of Pennsylvania who are age 21 and older and have a diagnosis of autism. These programs are evidence-based and outcome-driven models which have been designed to assist participants in gaining the greatest level of independence possible, encourage involvement in community life, improve social skills and provide support to caregivers.Read more
This support group is a Discussion Group and Social Outings Group for adults eighteen and older who are on the autism spectrum and live in or near the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area.Read more
ASCEND seeks to improve the lives of individuals and families in the Greater Philadelphia area impacted by Asperger Syndrome and autism through connections, community and support.Read more