Parents Helping Parents
Providing Indiana families and service providers the information and training necessary to assure effective educational programs and appropriate services for children and young adults with disabilities.
The Autism Society Promotes "Awareness & Appreciation" in April 2015
April is National Autism Awareness Month and this year the Autism Society is looking back on its 50 year history. From its inception, the Autism Society has been a collaborator and innovator within the autism community. It has long been ahead of the curve when it comes to what it really means to improve the lives of all affected by autism; that fact is clear when you explore our organizational structure, our content and our overall approach to services and support.Read More
Indiana Autism Needs Assessment Survey
HANDS in Autism continues to disseminate the Indiana Autism Needs Assessment Survey as well as conduct individual interviews with families as well as focus groups which represent a wide array of stakeholders across the state. This information will be utilized along with our partners in the Indiana Interagency Autism Coordinating Council (IIACC) and our Local Community Cadres (LCCs) in 8 regions of the state to inform modifications to the Comprehensive State Plan in Autism as well as recommendations regarding autism services at the state level. Download flyer
Youth Initiative Survey
One of the projects IN*SOURCE is working on at this time has a youth initiative focus in developing self-advocacy skills. Because you have an interest in youth with disabilities, you are invited to participate in this project by helping us gather specific data by distributing a survey to families who have children between the ages of 14 and 22.