Explore resources designed for families. Ohio's Parent Guide to Autism provides an overview of the world of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). News for Families provides updates on current events and linkages to social media resources for families.
Transition to Employment: Agency Assistance and Support
Learn about the major service agencies responsible or providing support to transition-aged youth and adults with disabilities in Ohio. This document provides information including eligibility requirements for each agency, the range of services each agency offers with the understanding that the type of service, intensity of service, and availability of service may be different for different people. In addition to providing information, this document also provides guidance as you prepare for communication with agencies.
Choosing the Right Services for Your Adult with ASD
Choose services for a family member with autism spectrum disorder with the help of a framework designed for families as they navigate these difficult and important decisions. Many families find themselves having to make decisions without knowing the range of issues they need to consider. Families want a service that reflects their family values and one that is designed to provide the supports required to help their son or daughter remain actively engaged.
Discover resources available from OCALI partners and friends. The following are resources/guides designed for family support.
Learn about the RedTreehouse, Ohio's online resource for promoting and supporting the physical, emotional, intellectual, and social development of children and young adults, prenatal-25.
Discover the Autism Treatment Network (ATN), providing resources to support families from the First 100 Day Kit to information on specific topics of concern.