Resources For Families of Adults Living With Autism - Philadelphia News, Weather and Sports from WTXF FOX 29

Information and Resources For Families of Adults Living With Autism

Posted: Updated:
PHILADELPHIA -

Understanding autism can be difficult and confusing, but imagine having to navigate those issues as your child grows but doesn't outgrow their challenges.

Below, we've listed several resources to help you understand autism and how it impacts people of all ages.

Autism Society of Greater Philadelphia:

The Autism Society of Greater Philadelphia aims to promote lifelong access and opportunities for persons within the autism spectrum and their families.

Autism Living and Working:

Autism Living and Working was formed to address the needs of adults with austim.

Autism Speaks: Adults with Autism:

Founded in 2005, Autism Speaks is among the world's leading autism science and advocacy groups dedicated to funding research into the cases, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism.

Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism:

Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism is a national group of organizations who work together to promote a collaborative spirit and develop both public and private sector support that improves the lives of adults living with autism.

National Alliance on Mental Illness, Adults with Autism:

The National Alliance on Mental Illness is a grassroots mental health organization that helps to build better lives for those affected by autism and other conditions.

Powered by WorldNow

WTXF-TV
330 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106-2796

Phone: (215) 925-2929
Fax: (215) 982-5494

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices