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Resource Guide for Autism

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by Polsdorfer R
 

RESOURCES

Email Address:
CSNuyens@comcast.net

Internet Address:
http://www.autcom.org

Description of Services Provided:
The Autism National Committee publishes The Communicator , provides referrals, and sponsors an annual conference to promote the latest information on autism.

 

RESOURCES

Address:
7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 300
Bethesda, MD 20814-3067

Phone:
1-301-657-0881
1-800-3AUTISM (1-800-328-8476)

Internet Address:
http://www.autism-society.org

Description of Services Provided:
The ASA provides contact information for an extensive network of autistic-related resources across the country. You can also subscribe to their newsletter, The Advocate.

 

RESOURCES

Address:
1 East 33rd ST, 4th FL
New York, NY 10016

Phone:
212-252-8584

Email Address:
contactus@autismspeaks.org

Internet Address:
http://www.autismspeaks.org

Description of Services Provided:
Here you will find information about autism, including legal rights and the latest scientific news. There are also links to resource centers across the country.

 

RESOURCES

Address:
99 Wall St., Research Park
Princeton, NJ 08540

Phone:
1-888-777-NAAR (1-800-777-6227)

Internet Address:
http://www.naar.org (Japanese)

Description of Services Provided:
The NAAR brings together parents, doctors, and researchers who are dealing with autism, and the organization funds research striving to find a cure. From this site you can access Exploring Autism, an online magazine written for families dealing with this condition.

 

RESOURCES

Address:
PO Box 3006
Rockville, MD 20847

Phone:
1-800-370-2943

Internet Address:
http://www.nichd.nih.gov

Description of Services Provided:
Here you can view and order government publications on various aspects of autism. Topics covered include genetics, vaccines, and Rett syndrome.

 

Revision Information

  • Reviewer: Brian Randall
  • Review Date: 09/2012
  • Update Date: 09/12/2012