We are dedicated to improving the quality of life for those living with Autism Spectrum Disorder and the families that care for them.
Your support and contributions will enable us to continue our mission and provide support to area families.
At the Autism Caring Center, we're dedicated to providing a nurturing and supportive environment for individuals on the autism spectrum. Every day, we strive to create opportunities for growth, learning, and above all, a sense of belonging.
But we can't do this alone. Your generosity can truly change lives. Your donation, no matter the size, helps us continue offering essential resources, therapy sessions, educational programs, and much-needed support to these amazing individuals and their families.
Your contribution isn't just a donation; it's an investment in a brighter future, where everyone, regardless of their unique abilities, has the chance to thrive.
Together, we can build a community where individuals on the autism spectrum are empowered to reach their full potential. Your kindness on Giving Tuesday will make a world of difference.
Thank you for your consideration and for being a part of this incredible journey.
Founded in 2017, we are the area’s first autism resource center located in the south/southwest region of Pittsburgh. Our mission is to enhance the lives of the autism community by providing training, resources, advocacy and support.
We are dedicated to improving the quality of life for those living with ASD and the families that care for them. We will provide access to advocacy, training, resources, and support. Partnering with local businesses, to engage the community to promote awareness, acceptance, and inclusion.
To provide direct, helpful resource information for individuals and families
To educate about autism - especially for schools, community groups and other non-profit organizations
To support the needs of the community in group formats, including discussion groups and social events
To provide advocacy services, including court testimony
Informative discussion groups will be held at various locations throughout Southwestern PA to those seeking support meetings. Staff will coordinated the meetings and provided educational sessions and informational support to those who need it.
We understand what the feeling of receiving the first diagnosis or just navigating the system. We are committed to supporting families, training businesses and providing support.
Autism Caring Center Staff will act as advocates to promote inclusion and best practices. Staff will accompany parents and individuals at IEP meetings, court proceedings and meetings in other community settings such as employment meetings.
Autism training will be offered to schools, businesses and community groups who will request this service. Training will be performed by the staff of the Autism Caring Center. This training will increase awareness and knowledge of the participants and enable them to better respond to the needs of the autism community
Family activities will be held at various locations, throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania. Our goal is to bring families together to socialize and share experiences.
Events will be offered for participation of all age groups and be offered free of charge.
Our center is now open and hosting events of all kinds to help bring families and individuals on the autism spectrum together. We will be hosting events with educational opportunities, fun meet and greet events for parents, teens, and children, as well as events in the community to bring families together.
FRIDAY, February 9, 2024 6pm- SUNDAY, February 11, 2024
Beach Cove Resort, Myrtle Beach
Come join us for the Autism Connection Conference for Moms at Beach Cove Resort, Myrtle Beach. This in-person event is specifically designed for moms who have children with autism.
All Rooms are oceanfront! Rooms start at $100.00.
Our Keynote is Becky Large with Champion Autism Network.
Read more about our great services and our upcoming event, Summer Fade Away Festival. https://www.inspiringlivesmagazine.com/society-spotlight/autism-caring-center-supports-greater-pittsburgh-through-advocacy-support-resources-and-more/
Your support and generous donation will enable us to meet our goals and continue to fund our mission.