A strong Individualized Education Program (IEP) is an important part of ensuring your child’s success at school. Empowering parents to be their children’s best advocates is the guiding principle for this toolkit, which will walk you through the process.
This toolkit reviews the school disciplinary process, suspension and removal, and how inappropriate behaviors may be addressed through a Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA) and a Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP).
The services and supports systems are complex and can be difficult to navigate. This toolkit helps parents and guardians understand the kinds of services and supports that may be available and how to obtain them.
This toolkit describes the residential options available from independent living to group living settings and helps parents begin planning for their child’s future by exploring financial options and teaching independent living skills.
Making your voice heard on public policy issues that are important to you is the focus of this handbook. Our toolkit will guide you through writing, calling, and visiting with your legislators.
This nondenominational guide is meant to encourage and equip faith communities to invite, support, include, and celebrate people with autism and their families.
Together, we can help individuals with autism build fulfilling lives and contribute to their communities through their unique gifts.