Information & Referral
The Autism Society of Alabama (ASA) responds daily to requests for information. Our toll-free Information and Referral Line is 1-877-4AUTISM. We maintain a resource list of services that have been recommended by families and professionals. Additionally, families may call to access written information on a variety of topics. Click here to view a list of resources.
ASA has support groups to address a variety of issues. Monthly meetings in a variety of settings throughout the state provide support and information, guest speakers, informative topics, and question and answer sessions. Click here to locate a Networking Group in your area.
The ASA is in the process of providing all 67 counties in Alabama with autism-related books and media in their public library system. A list of books and media, as well as a listing of the libraries where these materials are housed will be posted soon. Please feel free to add to these community collections if you have autism resource materials that could benefit other families, caregivers, and/or professionals. Contact your local library for autism related resources.
Membership in the Autism Society of Alabama includes a hard copy subscription to With a Loud Voice, our quarterly newsletter. With A Loud Voice includes the following features:
Sign up to receive our E-newsletter which is a great way to receive information in a timely manner on upcoming events, conferences, legislative actions, and much more!Click here to receive our newsletter
Education & Awareness
ASA collaborates with various state and local agencies to increase awareness in the community, schools, and in the medical and professional arenas to promote education, understanding, resources, and to encourage the early diagnosis of autism.
ASA maintains a website that provides up to date information and provides direct links to other important informational sites. Our web site also acts as a source of support for families and parents of individuals with autism spectrum disorders.