Community Resources

CENTER FOR AUTISM and RELATED DISABILITIES (CARD)

CARD serves every county in Florida. Find the CARD serving your area here.

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Autism Speaks Tool Kits

Newly Diagnosed Tool Kit

This guide helps families of children ages four and under make the best possible use of the first 100 days following the diagnosis.

Special Needs Financial Planning Tool Kit

The comprehensive guide covers all of the critical topics related to planning for the future.

School Community Tool Kit

Increase understanding and acceptance at your child’s school.

Advocacy Tool Kit

Advocate for your child every step of the way.

Challenging Behaviors Tool Kit

Strategies to support you during difficult situations.

Transition Tool Kit

This tool kit will help guide you on the journey from adolescence to adulthood.

Online Resources

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.

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Autism Society

The Autism Society provides advocacy, education, information and referral, support, and community at national, state and local levels through our strong nationwide network of Affiliates.

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American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Autism Resource Center

AACAP’s Facts for Families were developed to provide concise and up-to-date information on issues that affect children, teenagers, and their families.

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