"Improving the lives of all affected by autism" in the San Antonio Area.
Our Mission is to promote and advocate for the general welfare of persons with autism by:
Advocating for the education and training of parents and professionals involved in the educating and caring for persons with autism;
Helping develop a better understanding of the challenges of persons with autism and their families throughout the Central Texas/San Antonio area by serving as a clearinghouse for the gathering and disseminating of information regarding autism; and
Sharing information with families to enable them to better understand autism by providing them with pertinent and current information through monthly meetings, workshops, and a chapter newsletter so parents may be better advocates for their children & adults with autism.
DISCLAIMER: The Autism Society provides information but not medical or legal advice. Autism Society representatives do their very best to make helpful referrals, but cannot be held responsible for consequences that arise from individual dealings with a professional or organization. Mention of an individual, corporation or organization in an e-mail does not imply strong endorsement, and omission does not imply disapproval.Description"Improve the lives of all affected by autism. "
In Central Texas, the Autism Society of Greater Austin/San Antonio strives to achieve this goal through activities in five core program areas:
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The Autism Society of Greater Austin is a 501(c)3 organization that depends heavily on donations. Please know that contributions are tax deductible and will be used locally.