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Hunter Hinze Fund Accepting Applications

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 […]


Welcome to our new Employment Specialist!

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. […]


Autism Society of Texas Seeks Program Director

The Autism Society of Texas is searching for a professional with a strong background in programs, outreach, and family support to manage Information and Referrals, conduct trainings, and provide direct support to all AST programmatic activity, including working with children and adults with autism, and their families. Masters degree in […]


Welcome to our Bilingual Support Coordinator

Welcome Alma Christensen, Bilingual Support Coordinator Alma graduated from the University of Texas at Austin where she earned a Bachelors degree in Psychology in 2009.  She enjoys running, outdoor activities, traveling with her husband and spending time with her family.  She is currently volunteering with Girls on the Run.  Alma […]