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by Polsdorfer R

Resource Guide for Autism

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