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Thank you LIDS FOUNDATION for the autism logo promotion at stores across the US during April benefiting ASA, ASI, and other local affiliates!
See other Autism Awareness Month events here!
Exciting News! We are upgrading the Autism Resource Network of Indiana (ARNI) to make it easier, faster, and more robust. You will continue to have access to ARNI, but we will be unable to update the site for a short period of time. Watch ASI newsletters and our Facebook page for additional upcoming events. When the new site is ready, you will automatically be redirected there.
Medicaid Changes/News updated 1/2016, including final ABA coverage info
Caregiver Support Services (free respite) for those on the Waiver wait list - application cycle starts July 1 each year
Incidence Rates for Autism - compilation of articles presenting data
Proposed Diploma Changes in Indiana - on hold
ASI is hiring Respite Care and PAC Allies in Marion and Johnson Counties
Newest Dear Colleague letter reiterates US gov't stand against bullying of students with disabilities
Bulletins: Medicaid Waiver updates, important surveys/research studies, and more
Surveys - see also Research Opportunities and Bulletins
Comment on the State Plan for Independent Living by May 10
Share Your Thoughts on IN's Part B Special Ed Funding Plan - comments accepted until May 6
National Fire Protection Association survey to develop a code for at-risk individuals, including those with autism, Oklahoma State University
Erksine Green Training Institute Interest Survey for prospective trainees, parents, job coaches, etc
Family Voices survey on Long Term Services and Supports - voice your opinion on what is working and what is not
HANDS in Autism Needs Assessment Survey - please complete this if you haven't already done so
Get help finding providers and organizations
Looking for information? Here are some topics to start with:
Affordable Care Act (ACA) Resources
Crisis and Grief Resources, including dealing with tragedies reported by the media
Diagnosis and Assessment - resources for parents and professionals
Financial Issues - grants, assistance programs, including presription drugs
General Information about Autism
Holidays, Travel, Moving, and Summer Camps/Vacation
Puberty and Sexuality Resources
School and Education - resources for parents
School and Education
- resources for teachers and other educators
Social Resources for Individuals on the Autism Spectrum
Summer Camp Resources
Transition to Life After High School
Resources for College Students and College-Bound Students - over 50% of students with autism go on to college!
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