This autism science and advocacy organization is dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.
This national consortium seeking to create meaningful futures for adults with autism that include homes, jobs, recreation, friends and supportive communities.
This nonprofit organization is run by and for Autistic people. ASAN was created to serve as a national grassroots disability rights organization for the Autistic community. Their activities include public policy advocacy, the development of Autistic cultural activities, and leadership trainings for Autistic self-advocates.
The Asperger Syndrome Training & Employment Partnership (ASTEP) promotes the inclusion of individuals with Asperger Syndrome and similar autism spectrum profiles in competitive employment through awareness and training campaigns; establishing relationships between high quality support programs for adults with Asperger's throughout the US and national employers; and, developing programs with corporate partners.
Easter Seals offers help, hope and answers to more than a million children and adults living with autism and other disabilities each year. Easter Seals has prepared a state-of-the-state report of autism services in the 50 states and the District of Columbia.
The mission of GRASP is to improve and enrich the lives of Teens and Adults on the Autism Sepctrum and their Families through Community Advocacy and Outreach, Education, Peer Supports, Programming and Services, at no cost to their members.