Autism Resource Links

Residential (back to link categories)

Advoserv
Offers specialized services including short-term and long-term residential programs to individuals with extremely challenging problems and significant developmental delays such as Autism that interfere with full inclusion in community life.

Autism Living and Working (ALAW)
ALAW's mission is to help adults with autism/ASD form and sustain households, hold jobs, and contribute to community life, through individual supports and accommodations.

Autism Plus
Their core services of Autism plus are their Residential and Supported Living, Adult Learning, Domiciliary Care, Day Service Provision, Respite and Community Support.

Autism Services of Mecklenburg County (ASCM)
ASMC is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting children and adults with Autism, Traumatic Brain Injury and other Developmental Disabilities focused on creating opportunities for consumers to improve life skills and providing quality services based on needs specific to both the individual and their family.

Bittersweet Farms
The mission of Bittersweet, Inc. is to maximize opportunities for individual development of persons with Autism by providing an array of premier residential educational, and vocational services to individuals, and support to families. The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation grant award created transition programs for adolescents that include landscaping/gardening, greenhouse, wood shop, animal care, kitchen, janitorial, weaving, ceramics, computer lab, and art skills development and job training.

Camphill
Camphill is a worldwide movement that seeks to enhance the lives of people in need of services and supports for daily living as well as people committed to service by creating communities where everyone's contributions are valued without regard to their financial assets, or their intellectual or physical capabilities. The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation funded the development of a cookie business called "Recipe for Success," creating an entrepreneurial experience for the residents.

The Center for Developmental Disabilities
The Center for Developmental Disabilities is committed to its mission of helping children and adults with differing abilities achieve their dreams by overcoming barriers to living, working, learning and enjoying recreational opportunities in the community of their choice.

Chapel Haven, Inc.
Offers an Asperger Syndrome Adult Transition Program that begins as an individualized residential program that targets social competencies resulting in effective coping strategies, problem solving, independent (adaptive) life skills, and career experience. The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation is developing a health and wellness lifestyle model program for adults with Chapel Haven.

Community Options, Inc.
Community Options, Inc. provides housing, support services, and advocacy assistance to help empower people with challenges such as Autism.

Creative Housing Solutions
Creative Housing Solutions and general contractor George Braddock pioneered he implementation of person-centered planning principles to homes for people with developmental challenges and have been involved in more than 1,500 projects guided by these principles.

Farmsteads of New England Inc.
FNE provides residential supports in a farming environment that focus on daily living skills such as meal preparation, laundry, grocery shopping, and helping people to enjoy their leisure time. The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation funded a recreational program for the resident so that they could participate in the Special Olympics winter sports.

Glenwood, Inc.
Glenwood is a nonprofit organization incorporated in 1974 for the purpose of educating and treating individuals diagnosed with Autism, emotional disturbances, and mental illnesses with specialized residential services for adults with Autism.

The Groden Network
The Groden Center, Inc. is a school and residential treatment center in Rhode Island enhancing the lives of children and youth with Autism, behavioral disorders, and developmental challenges.

Hallmark Community Solutions
Hallmark Community Solutions envisions California as a place where all individuals with developmental challenges such as Autism can count on stable, high-quality and inspiring housing choices throughout their lifetime and provides planning and guidance for the realization of this goal.

HUD's Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity
The Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) mission is to create equal housing opportunities for all persons living in America by administering laws that prohibit discrimination in housing on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, and familial status.

Hire Disability Solutions
HDS established itself as a national leader in protecting and enhancing employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities. Through its educational campaigns surrounding employment law, education opportunities and assistive technology, the company facilitates the success of individuals with disabilities and employers alike.

Jespy House
JESPY House is a program based in New Jersey for adults with learning and developmental challenges such as Autism who demonstrate the ability to live independently and gain competitive employment.

Mandy's Special Farm, Inc.
Mandy's Special Farm, Inc. is a residential care facility in a farm setting for women located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Mandy's provides a supportive living environment for individuals with challenges that require one-on-one support. The grant from The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation funds a therapist to work with the residents on behavior management to enable them participate more fully in community life outside of the farm. In addition, the staff at Mandy's benefits from the training that the foundation's program provides.

National Association of Residential Providers for Adults with Autism
The mission of NARPAA is to assure the availability of residential services and other supports for adults with Autism throughout their lives.

Services for Underserved
SUS offers specialized residential services for individuals with developmental disabilities, including Autism, to expand the possibilities available to them and support their journey toward personal fulfillment.

Richmond House
Richmond House, a private, non-profit organization, provides residential living for adults who can live independently with support.

Triform Camphill Community, Inc.
Since 1979, Triform has provided a holistic, residential community for adults with Autism and other challenges that include developing work and social skills while recognizing the integral importance of each individual to the whole community. The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation grant expanded vocational training and helped create a business opportunity for the residents of Triform to launch their own cookie making business called, "Recipe for Success."

Vista Vocational and Life Skills Center
To provide services and resources on an individualized basis to assist adults with disabilities to live an independent and successful life.

Alphabetical Listing of Links

Advoserv
Autism Living and Working (ALAW)
Autism Plus
Autism Services of Mecklenburg County (ASCM)
Bittersweet Farms
Camphill
The Center for Developmental Disabilities
Chapel Haven, Inc.
Community Options, Inc.
Creative Housing Solutions
Farmsteads of New England Inc.
Glenwood, Inc.
The Groden Network
Hallmark Community Solutions
HUD's Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity
Hire Disability Solutions
Jespy House
Mandy's Special Farm, Inc.
National Association of Residential Providers for Adults with Autism
Services for Underserved
Richmond House
Triform Camphill Community, Inc.
Vista Vocational and Life Skills Center