Useful Websites

Useful Websites

New York Families for Autistic Children ( NYFAC ) has no control over the content on these sites. Links to these sites are included for information only. The views and opinions expressed there are not necessarily those of New York Families for Autistic Children ( NYFAC ).



Autism Society

The Autism Society of America’s goal is to increase public awareness about autism and the day-to-day issues faced by people with autism as well as their families and the professionals with whom they interact.

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Autism Source

Search nationwide autism-related services and supports through our network of affiliates and collaborations with other autism organizations and professionals in the U.S.

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Be MedWise

a public education initiative by the National Council on Patient Information and Education (NCPIE) – a nonprofit coalition of over 150 government, consumer, patient advocacy and public health organizations.

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A resource provided by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention called “Learn the Signs. Act Early”, which helps parents and families notice early signs of ASD.

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Different Roads

For 18 years, Different Roads to Learning has sought to support, educate and inspire teachers, families and individuals affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder.

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First Signs

First Signs is “knowledge base” for both parents and physicians regarding the early identification of, and intervention for, developmental disorders including ASD.

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Future Horizons

In Future Horizon’s online catalog, you will find offerings from the best minds in the field, providing a wide variety of approaches to the challenges of autism and Asperger’s Syndrome

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Interactive Metronome

An assessment & treatment tool used by therapists & professionals who work with pediatric and adult patients with neurological conditions that affect cognitive and motor functioning.

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Parker Waichman LLP

A national personal injury law firm with experienced lawyers handling nursing home abuse, social security disability insurance, defective drug lawsuits and more …

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Meeting House

Located on the Upper West Side, The Meeting House is a recreational afterschool organization providing community for children who need help with socialization and communication

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Miracle League

The Miracle League of Long Island’s mission is to establish and sustain baseball programs for people (of all ages) with disabilities.

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RX List

Search for info on more than 4,500 popular drugs written in plain English. Taber’s Medical Encyclopedia: more than 53,000 definitions.

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The site is geared largely toward researchers and scientists, but it contains a regularly updated blog that parents can monitor to learn about the latest news and commentary on autism research.

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Temple Grandin, Ph.D.

Dr. Temple Grandin—world-famous animal scientist and autism self-advocate—has been included in the 2010 TIME 100, the magazine’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world!

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UK Autistic Society

We are the leading UK charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome) and their families. We provide information, support and pioneering services, and campaign for a better world for people with autism.

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Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities

Find educational consultants, psychologists, educational diagnosticians, health care providers, academic therapists, tutors, speech language therapists, occupational therapists, coaches, advocates, and attorneys for children with disabilities on the Yellow Pages for Kids for your state.

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