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Autism Resources

The Center for Autism

Specialized intensive training for autistic children- 3905 Ford Road, Suite 6, Philadelphia PA 19131

Autism Centers of Excellence (ACE) in Philadelphia

For autism evaluations and enrollment in various autism research programs.
Center City-NE Treatment Center 499 Spring Garden Street 215-238-1426
NE Philly-SPIN 10541 Drummond Road 215-612-7625- For Autism evaluations and assessment for other behavioral health and clinical services
Havertown Child Guidance Resource Center at 2000 Old West Chester Pike, Havertown, PA 19083  (484) 454-8700
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The Center for Autism
Specialized intensive training for autistic children- 3905 Ford Road, Suite 6, Philadelphia PA 19131

As You Are-Virtual Autism Evaluations

As You Are does virtual autism evaluations within a few weeks if having difficulty getting an evaluation in person.
Email for evaluation and information or call 866-219-8595

The Center for Autism Research (CAR)

The CAR at CHOP/UPenn is looking for the causes of autism spectrum disorders and is developing new treatments for children and adults with autism. We study infants who have a brother or sister already diagnosed with autism. We also have research studies for toddlers, school-aged children, and adults. Families who take part in our research studies receive evaluation reports and are paid for their time and travel costs. Call 1-866-570-6524.

Drexel Autism Institute

The AJ Drexel Autism Institute pioneers research to better understand autism and drive impactful change in our communities and worldwide. Click here for info

Autism Navigator

Autism Navigator online courses offer free interactive video courses, covering topics from early detection of toddlers with autism at 18–24 months to evidence-based intervention strategies and supports for social communication, active engagement, and addressing challenging behavior. Visit or call 1-844-427-3457

Philly Autism Project

Great resources for families broken down by neighborhood. Click here

Autism Cares Foundation

Autism Cares Foundation provides children, young adults and families with recreational activities, outings and events at no charge primarily in Bucks and Montgomery Counties as well as for Philadelphia residents. These events provide life-skills development and social interaction for those on the autism spectrum. They include:  bounce outings, bowling, social activities and dances, family movies, music events as well as physical fitness activities and arts and crafts from first diagnosis as toddlers into adulthood.


The Autism Society of America

The Autism Society of America, Greater Philadelphia Chapter was established in 1977 by a dedicated group of parents with a strong desire to band together and be a united voice to represent individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders and spread awareness.
Click this link for safety toolkit

ASERT (Autism Services, Education, Resources, and Training) Collaborative

ASERT is a statewide initiative funded by the Bureau of Autism Services, PA Department of Public Welfare. The ASERT Collaborative is a partnership of medical centers, centers of autism research and services, universities and other providers of services involved in the treatment and care of individuals of all ages with autism and their families. The ASERT Collaborative has been designed to bring together resources locally, regionally, and statewide.
 877-231-4244 (Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM)

PMHC After-School Autism Program

PMHC’s After-School Autism Program is open Monday-Saturday with transportation and snacks included for kids ages 5-21.
Fun clinical activities are done by master level clinicians to improve language, communication, social interaction, and behavior.

Sesame Street Autism Initiative

See amazing resource from Sesame Street for families with autism that promotes understanding from all families/communities.

Understanding Autism Videos-Asian Families

Click here for video to help Asian families with understanding developmental delays and autism. In Japanese, Nepoli, Indonesian, Chinese and English.

Autism Checklist for Toddlers (MCAT)

Click here >> for checklist m-chat  and here for scoring m-chat_scoring

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