Important Links

Autism Source
All Autism News
Autism and Activism
California Disability Community Action Network
Governor’s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities
Wright’s Law

Child Welfare

Children’s Institute, Inc.
Hopeful Parents

General Information (Find food, health, housing and employment programs in seconds)
CNN Health – Autism Page
DSM 5 criteria for Autism Spectrum Disorder and Social (Pragmatic) Communication Disorder.
UC Davis MIND Institute

Mental Health

Reach Across L.A. (A cross-system collaboration addressing the needs of individuals with dual diagnoses)

National Organizations

Autism Society
The Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates, Inc.
U.S. Department of Education
U.S. Department of Education: Office for Civil Rights

Spanish Language Information / Informacion en Español

Los Trastornos Del Espectro De Autismo De la A a la Z
Guía de Recursos para el Autismo del Condado de Pima (Tucson, Arizona)
La Sociedad del Autismo de América
La Sociedad del Autismo de San Diego County
(CDC) Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades
(NINDS) Instituto Nacional de Trastornos Neurológicos y Accidentes Cerebrovasculares

State Organizations

Autism Society of California
California Dept. of Education
California Dept. of Developmental Services

Support Groups

L.A. Adults with High-Functioning Autism/Asperger’s
Foothill Autism Alliance
(L.A.F.E.A.T.) Los Angeles Families for Effective Autism Treatment
Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles


Transitional Age Youth SF
Transition at Age 3 – Early Start to Preschool


Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) INFOGRAPHIC