If you are the parent or caregiver of an autistic child you know first
hand autism can be incredibly challenging and draining. Autism 151 is a
campaign to pull our community together and offer a brighter more positive
view of autism. Join us as the voice of hope in a room full of gloom.
Center for Autism and Related Disorders, Inc.
6 N. Main St., Suite 110, Fairport
Among the world's largest and most experienced organizations effectively
treating children with autism and related disorders. Teaching vital
skills: language and communication, social, play, theory of mind, executive
functioning, overall adaptive behavior, self-help and motor skills
as well as reduce/eliminate maladaptive behaviors.
Hillrise Equestrian Center, Inc.
1624 Walworth Penfield Rd., Walworth
Supports and operates therapeutic programs that use horses to promote
human well-being and enhanced quality of life for people with physical,
mental, developmental, and/or learning disabilities and for people
with economic, cultural, or social disadvantages. Currently therapeutic
horseback riding instruction is being held at Hillrise Equestrian Center
in Walworth, NY with NARHA certified instructor. Call for applications
or visit website. Scholarships available. Volunteers welcome! For more
information visit Everybody Rides on Facebook.
731 Pre-Emption Rd., Geneva
Offers two specialized preschool classrooms geared to the educational
needs of children on the autism spectrum through our New Friends
Integrated Preschool Program. The Autism Support Group is open to
families and caregivers of persons on the autism spectrum. Respite and
sibling care/support is also available to allow all parents to participate.
Hillside Family of Agencies
1183 Monroe Ave., Rochester
Skilled workforce is dedicated to serving the needs of youth through
providing child welfare, mental health, developmental disabilities, youth
development, juvenile justice, and special education services. Offers
knowledge to families about what services are available for the child
and how to access and integrate those services in the care of the children.
Hillside can be reached 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Roosevelt Children's Center - Wayne ARC
848 Peirson Ave., Newark
RCC offers a wide range of options for children diagnosed with Autistic
Spectrum Disorder and their families. Services can be delivered at home,
daycare, and at our center in Newark. Applied Behavioral Analysis
(ABA) and Training and Education of Autistic and Related Communication
Handicapped Children (TEACCH) specialized classroom programs
are offered. Other options including Developmental Interdisciplinary
Services (DIR) can be provided depending on the needs of the children.
Wayne Behavioral Health Network
1519 Nye Rd., Lyons
Wayne Behavioral Health Network is an agency which treats individuals
with mental health, substance abuse and behavioral problems. Individual,
group and family treatment is available. Treatment is coordinated
with your primary care physician and covered by many types of
insurances. Services can be initiated by calling (315) 946-5722 to set
up an intake appointment. Client must meet admission criteria. Hours:
Mon., Thurs., Fri. 8:30am-5pm, Tues. & Wed. 8:30am-8pm.