Below are links to more information about autism, higher education 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 (

Staten Island

College of Staten Island Writing Center:

College of Staten Island Social Opportunities:

Institute for Basic Research (offers sliding scale diagnostic assessments):


New York Department of Health:

New York Families for Autistic Children:



AFAA-Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism:

Autism Channel:

Autism Research Institute:

Autism resources from parents:

Autism Society of America:

Autism support network:

First Signs- Early identification:

Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation for adults with ASD:

GRASP-Global and Regional Asperger Sydrome Partnership:

National Autism Association:

OAR- Organization for Applied Autism Research:

Parents helping parents:

Life on the Spectrum

US College Autism Project:


Autism meet ups:

ASAN- Autistic Self-advocacy Network:

Autism Research Hub:

Autism Speaks:

Global Autism Project:

Autuniversity- Resources for college students on the spectrum:

Danda Developmental Adult Neurodiversity Site run by neurodiverse people:

International Society for Autism Research:

Links to autism resources in different countries:

Wrong Planet- Online Community for People on the Spectrum:

General Education Resources

Autism Speaks Post-Secondary Resources:

College Autism Spectrum:

Communicating with an autistic child:

Khan Academy: Non-profit providing free educational materials

Online Math Resources

General Employment Resources

Autism Speaks Employment Tool Kit:

Autism Speaks Transitions Tool Kit:

Career Stop:

Career and Scholarship Toolkit CSI

Cover Letter Guidance: :


Ladders for Leaders (Job training program): :

O-net Career Exploration Tool:

College of Staten Island Career and Scholarship Center:

Year up

Youth to Work Coalition

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