General Information for Families

How is autism treated

Autism Speaks 100 Day Kit: A tool kit to assist families in getting the critical information they need in the first 100 days after an autism diagnosis

Autism Speaks website – family services section has numerous resources for families and links to accessing community supports

Family Voices – Family-to-family health information centers (F2F HICs): Non profit family-staffed organizations that provide support, information, resources, and training  to families of children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) and the professionals who serve them

Overview of autism treatments and interventions

Region-specific parent support groups

Information on Early Intervention, Educational Rights, and Provision of Special Education Services

Educational advocates

General Information about Early Intervention and Special Education Services


IEP model form

IFSP information

Understanding eligibility for special education services


TEACCH Toileting Chart

Sample IFSP

Summary of Educational Rights

Sample IEP