Resources

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 (kgillyn@gmail.com)

Resources We Developed

Curriculum to help Students with ASD Transition into college:  https://www.researchgate.net/publication/294261324_Building_Bridges_for_Autistic_College_Students_Project_REACH_Summer_Transition_Program_Manual?ev=prf_pub

Open access training about ASD (evaluated in the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders): https://www.researchgate.net/publication/274139661_ASD_training_Open_access

Chapter about Universal Design to support students with ASD: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/274007887_Applying_universal_design_to_build_supports_for_college_students_with_autism_spectrum_disorder

Staten Island

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

College of Staten Island Social Opportunities: http://www.csi.cuny.edu/currentstudents/studentlife/clubs.html

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

NYC

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/

Point: http://www.wjcs.com/point-pursuing-our-independence-together-program/

Project REACH CUNY: 

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

National

Academic Accommodations:

http://www.operationautismonline.org/

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/

CDC Autism Links: http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/autism/links.html

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

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

GRASP-Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership: http://grasp.org/main

Indiana Resource Center: https://www.iidc.indiana.edu/?pageId=601

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

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

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

Operation Autism: http://www.operationautismonline.org/

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

Sesame Street Autism: http://autism.sesamestreet.org/

National Autism Center: http://www.nationalautismcenter.org/resources/for-families/

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

International

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/

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

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

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/

General Education Resources

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

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

Colleges with Disability Resources: http://www.bestschools.com/disability-resources/

Dyscalculia Resources: http://www.dyscalculia.org/college-dyscalculia

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

Indiana University Resources for College Students with ASD:  https://www.iidc.indiana.edu/pages/Academic-Supports-for-College-Students-with-an-Autism-Spectrum-Disorder#.V4pju_RGa50.gmail

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

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

General Employment Resources

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

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

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

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