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Autism Special Needs Checklist: Big Kids (ages 6-12)

Resources

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OrganizationAutism Research Institute (ARI)
http://www.autism.com/
The ARI is a nonprofit organization devoted to conducting research on the causes of autism and on methods of preventing, diagnosing, and treating autism and other severe behavioral disorders of childhood. Contact them at: Autism Research Institute 4182 Adams Ave. San Diego, CA 92116 Fax: (619) 563-6840

Web SiteWrightslaw
http://www.wrightslaw.com/
This site provides information about advocacy for children with disabilities.

OrganizationAutism Speaks
http://www.autismspeaks.org
Autism Speaks is committed to facilitating research that will uncover the causes of autism, develop effective biomedical treatments, and hasten the discovery of a cure.

OrganizationAutism Society of America (ASA)
http://www.autism-society.org
The mission of ASA is to promote lifelong access and opportunities for persons within the autism spectrum and their families.



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