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 (

Resources We Developed

Curriculum to help Students with ASD Transition into college:

Open access training about ASD (evaluated in the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders):

Chapter about Universal Design to support students with ASD:

Staten Island

College of Staten Island Writing Center:

College of Staten Island Social Opportunities:

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


Advocates for Children of NY:

Include New York:

New York Department of Health:

New York Families for Autistic Children:



Yes She Can:


Academic Accommodations:

AFAA-Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism:

Autism Channel:

Autism Research Institute:

Autism resources from parents:

Autism self-advocacy network toolkit:

Autism Society of America:

Autism support network:

CDC Autism Links:

Center on Technology and Disability:

College Steps:

Everybody Communicates: How to Obtain Communication Supports:

Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities:

First Signs- Early identification:

Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation for adults with ASD:

GRASP-Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership:

Indiana Resource Center:

Life on the Spectrum


National Autism Association:

OAR- Organization for Applied Autism Research:

Our Ability- Employment linking site built for and by people with disabilities:

Operation Autism:

Parents helping parents:

Sesame Street Autism:

National Autism Center:

Teacher Resources:

US College Autism Project:

 US Department of Labor Disability Resources:


Autism meet ups:

ASAN- Autistic Self-advocacy Network:

Autism Research Hub:

Autism Speaks:

Autuniversity- Resources for college students on the spectrum:

Free Assessment Tools:

Global Autism Project:

Global Partnership on Children with Disabilities:

Global Research in Autism and Neurodevelopment:

Interacting with autism (Video Resources):

International Society for Autism Research:

Links to autism resources in different countries:

Profectum parent toolkit:

Tuck Sleep Foundation:

Wrong Planet- Online Community for People on the Spectrum:

General Education Resources

Autism Speaks Post-Secondary Resources:

College Autism Spectrum:

Colleges with Disability Resources:

Dyscalculia Resources:

Education Planner:

Indiana University Resources for College Students with ASD:

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:

O-net Career Exploration Tool:

College of Staten Island Career and Scholarship Center:

Year up:

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