Mission: To provide families with hope and guidance to help their children with autism reach their full potential.
Programs: Rising star academy(rsa)is an early intervention program based on a data-driven, evidence based practice model called applied behavioral analysis. Our learners are between the ages of 3 and 8, and we offer small student/teacher ratios, preparation for routine school interactions and adaptive, cognitive and social skill development opportunities. This year children enrolled in the rsa accomplished 828 individualized goals often leading to more successful social interactions with their peers and to mastering reading skills.
ben's fund grants provide relief from the tremendous financial burden of raising a child with autism. Children gain access to a variety of therapies, therapeutic equipment, technology assistance and specialty camps that help them reach their full potential. In 2014 we awarded 247 ben's fund grants.
transitions for teens program is a daily after school program to help adolescents with autism develop and practice daily living and social skills. We incorporate applied behavioral analysis, which helps teens with autism improve their social competencies by providing behavior analytic services in community settings.