Adults with Autism
Autism Speaks https://www.autismspeaks.org/adults-22
Autism Speaks provides an Adults with Autism resource list.
The Autism Speaks Transition Tool Kit (https://www.autismspeaks.org/tool-kit/transition-tool-kit) serves as a guide to assist families on the journey from adolescence to adulthood.
Autism Society https://www.autism-society.org/
Visit the Autism Society’s Adulthood webpage for helpful information.
Autistic Self Advocacy Network https://autisticadvocacy.org/
The Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN) is a non-profit organization run by and for people with autism. ASAN was created to provide support and services to individuals on the autism spectrum while working to educate communities and improve public perceptions of autism.
CDC’s Disability and Health Program https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/disabilityandhealth/index.html
To be healthy, people with disabilities require health care that meets their needs as a whole person, not just as a person with a disability. Most people with or without disabilities can stay healthy by learning about and living healthy lifestyles. This webpage provides tips on how to do so.
Autism services for adults and tips on finding a job, moving away from home, and making friends.
National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY) https://www.parentcenterhub.org/resourcelibrary/
NICHCY’s website offers information on services for adults with disabilities.
Organization for Autism Research (OAR) https://researchautism.org/resources/#Transition
OAR has provided a Guide for Transition to Adulthood (downloadable).
National Autism Resource & Information Center https://autismnow.org/
Visit the National Autism Resource and Information Center for resources and helpful information for adults.