Resources

Below are links to more information about autism spectrum disorders and general employment resources. The links are organized by geographical region. Please let us know if there are resources we should add by emailing Kristen Gillespie-Lynch (kgillyn@gmail.com)

 

Education Resources

College of Staten Island Tutoring Options: http://www.csi.cuny.edu/oas/tutoring.html

Scholarships http://www.medicalgoods.com/disability-scholarships

College of Staten Island Writing Center: http://www.csi.cuny.edu/oas/writingcenter.html

Education planner
http://www.educationplanner.org/index.html

Khan Academy: Non-profit providing free educational materials
https://www.khanacademy.org/

Online Math Resources
http://www.math.com/

Social Opportunities at CSI: http://www.csi.cuny.edu/currentstudents/studentlife/clubs.html

 

General Employment Resources

Autism Speaks Employment Tool Kit: http://www.autismspeaks.org/family-services/tool-kits/employment

Autism Speaks Post-Secondary Resources: http://www.autismspeaks.org/family-services/resource-library/post-secondary-education-resources

Autism Speaks Transitions Tool Kit: http://www.autismspeaks.org/family-services/tool-kits/transition-tool-kit

Career Stop: http://www.careeronestop.org/ResumesInterviews/ResumesInterviews.aspx

Career and Scholarship Toolkit CSI
http://www.csi.cuny.edu/career/careertoolkit.html

Cover Letter Guidance: : http://www.career.vt.edu/JobSearchGuide/CoverLetterSamples.html

Jobtips: http://www.do2learn.com/JobTIPS/OtherJobTopics/YourLegalRights/YourRightsDuringTheHiringProcess.html

Ladders for Leaders (Job training program): : http://www.nyc.gov/html/dycd/html/jobs/nycladders_for_leaders.shtml

O-net Career Exploration Tool:
http://www.onetonline.org/

College of Staten Island Career and Scholarship Center:
http://www.csi.cuny.edu/career/index.html

Year up
http://www.yearup.org/about/main.php?page=vision

Youth to Work Coalition
http://www.nsttac.org/ytw/home

 

 

Staten Island

Autism therapists in Staten Island: http://therapists.psychologytoday.com/rms/prof_results.php?city=Staten+Island&county=Richmond&state=NY&spec=167

Institute for Basic Research (offers sliding scale diagnostic assessments):
http://www.opwdd.ny.gov/institute-for-basic-research/jervis-clinic

Staten Island Autism Forum:
http://www.statenislandautism.org

Staten Island Autism Resources and Service Providers: http://statenislandusa.com/pages/AutismInfo.html

 

NYC

GRASP-Global and Regional Asperger Sydrome Partnership:
http://grasp.org/page/new-york-spectrum-resources

New York Department of Health: http://www.health.ny.gov/community/infants_children/early_intervention/autism/

New York Families for Autistic Children:
http://nyfac.org/

Project REACH CUNY:
http://www.cuny.edu/about/administration/offices/sa/services/disabilities/ASDandProjectREACH.html

 

National

AFAA-Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism:
http://www.afaa-us.org/site/c.llIYIkNZJuE/b.5063941/k.E26E/Overview.htm

Autism Channel:
http://theautismchannel.tv/

Autism Research Institute:
http://www.autism.com/index.php/about-ari

Autism resources from parents:
http://www.autismawarenessonline.com/national.htm

Autism Society of America:
http://www.autism-society.org/

Autism support network:
http://localmarket.autismsupportnetwork.com/

College Autism Spectrum: http://www.collegeautismspectrum.com/index.html

College resources:
http://www.collegeautismspectrum.com/mediacenter.html

First Signs- Early identification:
http://www.firstsigns.org/

Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation for adults with ASD:
http://www.djfiddlefoundation.org/

National Autism Association:
http://nationalautismassociation.org/

OAR- Organization for Applied Autism Research:
http://www.researchautism.org/

Parents helping parents:
http://www.php.com/

Life on the Spectrum
http://www.lifeonthespectrum.net/

Post-secondary resources for students on the autism spectrum:
http://www.autismspeaks.org/family-services/resource-library/post-secondary-education-resources

US College Autism Project:
http://www.usautism.org/uscap/

 

International

 

Altogether Autism: Information about autism and evidence-based treatments

http://altogetherautism.org.nz/resources/

Autism meet ups:
http://autism.meetup.com/cities/

ASAN- Autistic Self-advocacy Network:
http://autisticadvocacy.org/

Autism Research Hub:
http://www.autismrpphub.org/

Autism Speaks:
http://www.autismspeaks.org/

Autism Resources International:
http://www.autismresourcesintl.org/

Global Autism Project:
http://globalautismproject.org/#axzz2IIwKLMb5

Autuniversity- Resources for college students on the spectrum: http://www.neurodiversity.info/

Danda Developmental Adult Neurodiversity Site run by neurodiverse people: http://www.danda.org.uk/

International Society for Autism Research:
http://autism-insar.org/

Links to autism resources in different countries: http://www.syncrocloud.com/cloud/page/show/autism/dashboard/-1/4147

Wrong Planet- Online Community for People on the Spectrum:
http://www.wrongplanet.net/

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