AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER FOUNDATION INC

Rating: 4.16 stars   170 reviews 13,171

Issues: Disabilities

Location: 6903 Totem Beach Rd % Michael Slutsky Tulalip WA 98271 USA

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Rating: 5 stars  

I have to thank Autism Spectrum Disorder Foundation for their donation of IPADS to my son and daughter's classroom! They will be receiving their IPADS next week and I cannot wait to see the look on their faces when they get them. This amazing gift is going to help my children tremendously!! Thank you!!!!!!

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Rating: 5 stars  

I am a speech pathologist who started a therapeutic summer camp near Portland Oregon, called Camp Yakety Yak. We focus on developing social skills and 80% of our campers are diagnosed with Autism. Since 2013, the Autism Spectrum Disorder Foundation has provided scholarships for 27 children to attend. What has impressed me most about ASDF is how supportive, easy and quick they are in responding to requests. They have no "red tape." No lengthy application processes. No restrictive rules and regulations. They get their funding into the hands of people who help children with Autism quickly. I am able focus on hiring and training the best staff and other administrative tasks to put on the camp, instead of filling out a lengthy grant application and waiting months to hear if I got it. Thanks ASDF for your professionalism and heart for children and families!

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Rating: 5 stars  

Northeast Treatment Centers really appreciate Autism Spectrum Disorder Foundation! I have requested ipad donations for three of my clients. The parents are very excited to know that their children will benefit from such a great tool. The ipads will definitely make a huge difference in their lives!

Your organization has made such an impact in MY life, knowing that their are such companies, as yours, who care for our children in the communities and are willing to give to their unique .needs.

You are appreciated!!!!

Thank You, Charlene Dance, BCM

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Rating: 5 stars  

My program provides supportive services to children with a diagnosis of autism. We work closely and intensively with these families to facilitate linkage to community supports and to coordinate care. As a case manager, my role is to deliver services that are autism-specific, child centered, family focused, and culturally competent. Autism Spectrum Disorder Foundation Inc is truly a wonderful resource that offers support for children who are coping with ASD, by offering communication devices with the purpose of facilitating the healthy development of a child's communication and social skills. Two of my clients have been fortunate enough to receive these donations and the impact so far has been astounding. Many of our families are living well below the poverty level and are unable to procure such a vital tool on their own, however with the support of this organization the possibility is awe inspiring and endearing. It was a pleasure to collaborate with the team.

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Rating: 5 stars  

I have a child that is 15 she is nonverbal and she have autism. When I receive the wonderful gift from the Autism Spectrum Disorder Foundation I was in tears of joy when I seen my child eyes lights up when she played with. The iPad it's helping her recognize shapes and helping her with her writing. I just want to Thank the Foundation I really appreciate it.

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Rating: 5 stars  

My son is a kiddo on the Autism Spectrum. We heard so much about the benefits of an ipad for children on the spectrum. We tried to figure out the means to purchase one, when I heard from a friend whose child is also on the spectrum, about Autism Spectrum Disorder Foundation. This Foundation is truly a blessing. It is definitely helping with behavior skills, education and communication and we are looking for other ways that will benefit him. We are truly grateful for the Autism Spectrum Disorder Foundation. If we hand ten thousand tongue we coud not thank them enough.

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Rating: 5 stars  

My son took to the ipad right away. He is using the ipad for educational games and video modeling and he is learning so much! Thank you for this opportunity and for your quick response to our request!

How would you describe the help you got from this organization?

A lot

How likely are you to recommend this organization to a friend?

Definitely

How do you feel you were treated by this organization?

Very Well

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

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Rating: 3 stars  

Hello, my name is Ms.Nichols my son Jalen is a young man with Autism his teacher Mrs.Brewer at Drew Center here in Detroit Michigan with the help of Autism Spectrum Disorders Foundation was able to give all of Mrs. C.Brewer students mini ipads the ipads are ablessing my son Jalen is non-Verbal the ipad help him to communicate and he loves it....Thank You from my heart

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Rating: 5 stars  

I am Robyn, a single mom of a wonderful loving 16 year old son D Andre! He has a diagnosis of moderate mental retardation lower level autism JRA Asthma Allergies and more! It has not been easy at all for us.

Linking up with The Autism Disorder Foundation has given me hope and a smile on my sons face.

Being a recepiant of this ipad confirmed that we do matter. It is a wonderful way to enhance the communication of the children, it also helps the parents to get at least five minutes of down time.

I will be forever grateful for this AMAZING gift!

Thank you Michael &Jan and the donors who made this possible!

Robyn West

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