The Autism Speaks Community Outreach team offers awareness, education and resource events to the community. The team can adapt training modules to fit the needs and schedules of any audience, including lunchtime presentations and extended modules.
These meetings bring together young adults and adults with autism, families, service providers and state resources in a positive and collaborative atmosphere.
Transition Town Halls in Your Community
Adult Services Town Halls in Your Community
Wednesday, December 2, 6-8:30pm (Employment)
The League for People with Disabilities
111 E Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, MD 21239
Saturday, January 16, 9:30am-12pm
Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta
5342 Tilly Mill Road
Atlanta, GA 30338
*Autism Speaks would like to thank the O'Neill Foundation for its generous donation to host Town Halls in Austin, Cleveland, Orlando and New York City.
Autism Safety Fairs
This event provides individuals with autism and their families an opportunity to meet and interact with local first responders and obtain safety resources and information in a safe, fun and family-friendly environment.
Autism Safety Fairs in Your Community
First Responder Trainings
This training increase first responders’ knowledge of autism and provide practical tips and strategies for use in the field. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Are you interested in learning more about Autism Speaks Programs and Services and Strategic initiatives?
Once the form is submitted, the outreach team will be in touch.
Volunteers Needed to Review Grant Programs
Interested in getting involved? Share your expertise by reviewing community grant applications and make decisions about who receives funding.
Resources for Community Organizations
- School Community Tool Kit
- Leading the Way: Autism-Friendly Youth Organizations
- Autism Safety Project
Service Providers Join us at a WALK Resource Fair!
Walk Now for Autism Speaks is seeking autism service providers to participate in our Resource Fair at our upcoming events. Service providers will have the opportunity to provide participants information about autism services and organizations in their area. The Resource Fair will also feature fun activities for children of all ages. Find a WALK near you!
News from the Community Outreach Team!
Autism Response Team
The Autism Response Team (ART) is specially trained to connect people with autism, their families and caregivers to information, tools, and resources.
Call us toll free at 1-888AUTISM2 (288-4762), en Español 1-888-772-9050 or email us at email@example.com.