Autism resources: Ways to seek support

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 4:05 PM EDT

As part of World Autism Month in April, we are proud to help promote understanding and acceptance of autism spectrum disorder.

Here are a few of our favorite resources for autism information, contacts and groups where you can seek support and advice.

National

Florida family support and services

Autism Speaks
Southeastern Regional Office
557 N. Wymore Road, Suite 101
Maitland, FL 32751
Office: 407-478-6330
Fax: 407-478-6336
Orlando: orlando@autismspeaks.org
Jacksonville: jacksonville@autismspeaks.org
Tampa Bay: tampa@autismspeaks.org
Volusia: volusia@autismspeaks.org

Autism Response Team (ART)
Members are specifically trained to connect families with information, resources and opportunities. Contact us at 888-Autism2 (288-4762) or at familyservices@autismspeaks.org.

Additional resources

Agency for Persons with Disabilities
Florida Administrative Office
4030 Esplanade Way, Suite 380
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0950
Toll-free 866-273-2273
Website: http://www.apd.myflorida.com
District 7 (Brevard, Orange, Osceola, Seminole): 407-245-0440
District 13 (Lake, Sumter): 352-330-2749
District 12 (Volusia): 386-238-4607