Welcome to the Autism Society of Texas

The Autism Society of Texas changes lives by connecting families and individuals to community resources and support throughout Texas. Offerings include support meetings; on-line networking opportunities; Sensory Friendly films; and fun family activities.

 

Learn more about the Autism Society of Texas

Advocacy

FullSizeRender (3)
The Autism Society works with other local groups and the Texas Legislature to celebrate our families and draw attention to the challenges we face on a day to day basis.

Education

15073310_1292235394151482_2635131864492500501_n
The Autism Society is committed to educating people about autism and various interventions.  In addition to families who live with autism every day, we also work to educate members of the community, such as first responders or a hair salon, on how they can serve individuals on the autism spectrum.

Recreation

14324411_1225296274178728_3555843154757550300_o
It's not always easy to find fun activities for individuals with autism. The Autism Society sponsors outings and activities for children and adults on the spectrum.

Support

FullSizeRender (4)
The Autism Society supports parents on-line through Yahoo, Facebook, and Meetup and face-to-face through monthly get-togethers around Central Texas.

 

August News (8/2/2018) - Our August newsletter is out, and it’s full of information about our pool party, advocacy updates, new employment specialist & more! Read it here. Subscribe here.
Day on the Hill 2018: Advocacy Update (7/31/2018) - From July 9-12, 2018, staff and a board member from Autism Society of Texas attended the Autism Society of America’s 50th Annual Conference in Bethesda, Maryland, with a day of advocacy on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. Autism Society affiliates from all over the country were educated on a number of topics affecting adults and children […]
Hunter Hinze Fund Accepting Applications (7/30/2018) - The Hunter Hinze Fund is accepting applications from August 1st-August 31, 2018. The Hunter Hinze Fund helps adults with autism live their dreams and maximize their potential as they transition throughout adulthood. The Hunter Hinze Fund was launched by Dr. J.D. and Kathy Hinze, in conjunction with the Autism Society of Texas to honor the memory of […]
Welcome to our new Employment Specialist! (7/30/2018) - We are pleased to introduce our new Employment Specialist, John Allan. John has a background working as a Hiring Manager and Director and, most recently, he gained valuable experience working as an Employment Specialist for a Transition Program in Aurora, Colorado, where he helped young adults with disabilities find job placement. John enjoys taking on new […]