Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions.
A newly formed nonprofit by Nancy Trier-Metzger
Free home visitation program for pregnant mothers
The Special Needs Planning Center was formed specifically to work with families who have children with special needs. The firm was created out of the need for a comprehensive planning service which would assist families in coordinating their legal and financial planning with the intent of preserving government benefits such as social security.
Created by a small group of professionals with a desire to educate and help people with cerebral palsy to provide a trustworthy, caring resource for families and individuals affected by this disorder.