Here is a collection of always evolving resources I've collected for parents of newly diagnosed kids on the Spectrum. From organizations, devices & therapies, I've tried to list things that hopefully ease your family into this new journey!

 

ORGANIZATIONS:

The Color of Autism Foundation (Non-Profit committed to educating & assisting African American families with Autistic children)

Lily's Voice (provides AAC [communication] devices to those in need)

 

DEVICES:

What is an AAC Device ?

 

PROGRAMS:

Parent Programs

 

PERSONAL BLOG:

To the Parent of A Newly Diagnosed Kid

ABA Therapy: Pros & Cons

How is Occupational Therapy Beneficial

23 Words to Know When Discussing Autism & Parenting

Why "Functioning" Terms Are Trash

 

WAYS TO SUPPORT:

Unique Like A Narwhal Campaign

Donate to The Color of Autism Foundation

Donate to Lily's Voice