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.
Center for Autism and Related Disorders, Inc.
6 N. Main St., Suite 110, Fairport
Effectively treating children with autism and related disorders. Following
the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). 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.
PO Box 86, Clyde
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, with NARHA certified instructor. Call for applications
or visit website. Scholarships available. Volunteers welcome!
731 Pre-Emption Rd., Geneva
Happiness House offers two specialized preschool classrooms geared
to the educational needs of children on the autism spectrum through
our New Friends Integrated Preschool Program. Various methods are
employed to maximize a child's pre-academic experiences. Staff in these
classrooms are specially trained in the area of autism and the program
is supervised by an Autism Coordinator. The Autism Support Group is
open to families and care givers of persons on the autism spectrum.
Respite and sibling care/support is also available to allow all parents to
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.
Roosevelt Childrens 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), Developmental Interdisciplinary Services (DIR) and Training
and Education of Autistic and Related Communication Handicapped
Children programs are offered.