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ASERT Does Not Offer Crisis Services

If you or someone you love is experiencing mental health distress or thoughts of suicide please call or text 988 for support.

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ASERT’s statewide Resource Center helps individuals with autism, families, professionals, and community members learn more about autism services, resources, and supports in Pennsylvania. The below guide will help you understand when to contact the ASERT Resource Center and how Resouce Specialists can help.

When Should I Contact the ASERT Resource Center?

Do Contact ASERT

  • To learn about autism supports and services available in Pennsylvania.
  • For resources on emergency preparedness and mental health.
  • If you live in Pennsylvania or are moving to Pennsylvania and have questions about autism supports and services.
  • For tips and resources on choosing the right provider.
  • For recommendations on where to find grants and other types of funding.
  • To promote autism-related events in Pennsylvania that are free or low-cost to families and/or individuals with autism.
  • To request an autism-realted training.

Don't Contact ASERT

  • To enroll in direct supports and services.
  • During an emergency or mental health crisis. Call 911 (Emergency) or 988 (Mental Health Crisis).
  • If you live outside of Pennsylvania and have questions about autism supports and services in your area.
  • For specific provider recommendations.
  • To directly receive grants and other types of funding from ASERT.
  • To promote fundraisers, high-cost, or out-of-state events.
  • For financial or legal advice.

Are you located outside of Pennsylvania?

The ASERT resource center is focused on specific resources in Pennsylvania. If you are in another state, the resource specialists will be limited in their ability to help you. In the resources section of our websites, you may find some online resources that are applicable to residents of other states.

How to Reach Us

You can contact the ASERT Resource Center by phone, email or using the contact form below. ASERT does not offer crisis services. If you or someone you love is experiencing mental health distress or thoughts of suicide please call or text 988 for support. 

Phone

877-231-4244

Email

info@paautism.org

***ASERT makes every effort to ensure resource center requests are met in a timely fashion. If you do not receive an email in your inbox after 3 business days, please check your junk/spam mail folder. If you still do not receive an email, please call 877-231-4244.***

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