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Autism Alliance Support Groups

You are NOT alone. The emotional support derived from support group participation can help reduce stress, which can have a positive impact on health. Further, people may greatly benefit from the information sharing that takes place in a support group. All our welcome to attend our virtual support groups. If you have any questions please just let us know, we are happy to help you find the best support for you and your loved ones. Click on the program for zoom link.

4 Types of Autism Alliance Support Groups

Peer-Led Autism Support Groups:These autism support groups are led by parents who have children with autism. Many parents with children who have autism form these groups to give and receive advice and get emotional support from other parents who have children with autism. Just for Dad’s Support Group

Educational Autism Support Groups: Educational autism support groups provide the latest autism information, including new techniques, methods, and other useful information. Portuguese Speaking Support Group

Professionally led Autism Support Groups: Professionally led autism support groups are often led and funded by organizations that are run by psychologists, school personnel, and social workers. Autism Alliance Grief Group and Sibshop

Family Autism Support Groups: Family support groups for autism are ones that focus on the diagnosis of autism, and the steps families take after receiving a diagnosis, and the daily challenges of having a loved one with autism. These support groups often provide information for autism resources and other forms of support. Parent Support Group