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.


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
Tampa Bay:

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

Additional resources

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