Autism Links

In our efforts to promote a supportive, informative network, we have listed the following links to other national and local web sites that provide information, services and support for families of individuals with autism.
Important Rhode Island Autism Links and Contacts

* Moving is never easy but for individuals with an autism spectrum disorder change is extremely difficult. Please visit the following link for helpful ideas. *

** If you are the support person, family member or an individual with cerebral palsy and are looking for information you can contact Alison Sanchez, Advocacy Director for Cerebral Palsy Group via email or visit their website

*** Interested in becoming a BEST BUDDY or have the need for a BEST BUDDY? The Buddy network brings adults ages 18+ from all over the Best Buddies community together. If you are looking for an inclusive, friendly, and welcoming environment to meet new friends then the Buddy Network may be for you. Contact Pam Miller at for more information.

**** Over 80 percent of individuals with ASD have trouble sleeping. If you are interested in learning more please read an informative article by Rose MacDowell, entitled Sleep and Autism at

ASPERGER/AUTISM NETWORK (AANE) offers Support Groups, Activities and Events for Individuals with Asperger’s or similar Autism Spectrum and Neurodiverse Profiles. To learn more please visit their website - AANE will be holding a Neurodiverse Partners Conference on February 22, 2020 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital in Newton, MA which can be attended in person or via Live Stream; more information can be found on their website.