The Jamaica Autism Support Association provides help for families in need

Jamaica, WI – The Jamaica Autism Support Association (JASA) is a support group that provides families of those with autism with a valuable resource, enabling them to not only gain access to information but receive critical emotional support as well. Both parents and grandparents attend the meetings  with many choosing to participate in them in […]

Autism support group closes due to low attendance and lack of volunteers

Medicine Hat, AB – The Medicine Hat Autism Support Association has had to shut its doors due to a lack of volunteers and general participation. The organization had operated as an autism support organization that offered various services, programming and community events. However only 5 years after opening, it began to experience a decline in […]

National Autistic Society Lancaster and Morecambe Branch Launch Party

National Autistic Society (NAS) Lancaster, UK –  On Sunday Oct. 19 the Lancaster and Morecambe branch of the NAS will be holding a launch party to celebrate the opening of the new branch that will offer services to children, young people and adults who are affected by autism and Asperger’s syndrome. The information and fum […]

Mother starts group for girls with autism

Durham, Chapel Hill, North California — Dawn Dudley’s daughter, Trinity 5 has autism and she decided to start a group just for girls who are on the autism spectrum aged from 2 – 6. My Circle of Girls is a social and service group for girls living with autism aged 2-6 and encourages its members […]

Autism Companion Magazine aims to help individuals with autism in Indiana

Hoosier, Indiana, Autism Companion – Jane Grimes left her job last summer, as marketing and enrollment director for a large autism center to start her own autism venture. Autism Companion, is an autism magazine,online support community and part advocacy organisation. Jane has a daughter who is on the autistic spectrum. Holly Robinson Peete is to […]