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. 

The Autism Society of Texas is a 501(c)3 organization that depends heavily on donations. Please know that contributions are tax deductible and will be used locally.

 

 

Learn more about the Autism Society of Texas

Advocacy

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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

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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

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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

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

 

Announcing Autism Society of Texas! (1/20/2017) - We are pleased to announce that the Autism Society of Central Texas is changing our name and expanding our service area, effective immediately, to the Autism Society of Texas.  We currently maintain priority program coverage for a twenty-four (24) county service area, including Atascosa, Bandera, Bastrop, Bell, Bexar, Blanco, Burnet,  Caldwell, Comal, Fayette, Gillespie, Gonzales, […]
Autism Advocacy News: January 2017 (1/11/2017) - We’re ready for the 85th Texas Legislative Session! Read all about our legislative priorities, partners, and updates here in our new Advocacy newsletter.
Funding Resource (1/9/2017) - The Masonic Home and School of Texas (MHS) offers funding for families with children with autism. MHS operated as a children’s home and ISD for over 100 years until 2005.  At that time, they closed the child care facility and ISD and changed our mission.  They now operate as a children’s charity and help to fund things […]
Free Parent Training for Military Families (1/6/2017) - Free training for current & retired military families- 5 week course begins next week. (1/9/17 week). Training Details · Training is provided via online modules and videoconferencing with a Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral level · The curriculum lasts 5-weeks and parents should expect to spend about 30 minutes on independent work and 1 hour with […]