Giving Hope ~ Joe Shetterley
A 24-hour Community Wellness Center with the sole purpose of supporting families with special needs children. Services include: Therapy and Sensory Rooms, Specialized Programming and Consulting, Recreational Areas, Short-Term Respite, Training and Development, and Crisis Management.
Picasso Einstein ~ Boaz & Minverva Santiago
Boaz and Minerva Santiago were unsatisfied with the options traditional employment has to offer their two teens, so they decided to create their own long-term, sustainable solution. They started Picasso Einstein and developed the #JobCreators Movement. They focus on a minimalist approach to job creation for individuals with disabilities.
Autism Mental Health Awareness ~ Sonny Hawkins
Autism Mental Health Awareness (AMHA) was created with a key purpose: to reach out and raise a more accurate awareness about those on the Autistic Spectrum (ASD), those who have Mental illnesses, and a special emphasis on those with co-morbid conditions in addition to their Autism or Mental Health condition.
Living and Learning Center ~ Rachelle Vartanian
The Living and Learning Center is a nonprofit organization that specializes in working with teens & adults who have Autism and related challenges. They focus on social skills and job skills.
No Label At The Table ~ Shelly Henley
No Label At The Table is a gluten and dairy free food company whose mission is to employ and provide job skills training to people on the Autism Spectrum. Their Online store is now live!
Did YOU or someone you know found a business or social enterprise or develop a program that might improve quality of life for families or professionals providing care for teens/adults with ASD?
To find out about the Autism Quality of Life Affiliates program, please contact us!