About Autism



The prevalence of autism had risen to 1 in every 68 births in the United States and almost 1 in 54 boys.

Get Involved

There are many ways to get involved in the autism community.

The Autism Society, the nation’s leading grassroots autism organization, exists to improve the lives of all affected by autism.

About Us

Support us Financially

The Palm Beach/Martin County Chapter welcomes and depend upon financial contributions.

Special Events:

SAFE AND SOUND - Autism Awareness Training 

Thursday, January 15, 2015.
This FREE training will focus on tools for agencies to address autism-related field contacts, communication & behavior, sensory issues, de-escalation techniques, arrest & restraint.
Morning Training Session for First Reponders 8 am -- 12 pm
Afternoon Session for First Responsers - 1 pm - 5 pm
Adults on the Spectrum and Parents Session - 5 pm - 7 pm
PB County Convention Center

Autism Initiative 2015
Saturday, February 7, 2015
8:30 am - 4 pm at FAU Jupiter Lifelong Learning Center.

Learn about all of the great organizations and services in our community.

Nominations are now open for Autism Society IMPACT Awards. Nominate by December 15.

Community Links



The Autism Source™ Resource Database is the most comprehensive database of its kind. The Autism Society strives to offer only credible and reliable resources to our constituents, therefore we have employed our nationwide network of affiliates and collaborated with other autism organizations and professionals throughout the U.S. It is because of these collaborative relationships that the Autism SourceTM Resource Database continues to grow and is kept current with comprehensive resource listings.

Autism Society 2015 IMPACT Awards Nomination Form