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A free grant funded program for children and adults with disabilities. Read More

ASM uses the Winthrop Post Office that was damaged by fire. Call ASM if you recently sent us mail or are waiting for mail. ASM 1-800-273-5200. Read More

Biddeford forms Summer Camp for Autism Awareness with help from Autism Society of Maine, UNE Read More

The Autism Society provides information and includes their recommendations and input on important issues for individuals with autism. Read More

Bangor Savings Bank - Community Matters More Please take a moment to vote for ASM to benefit from a $5,000 grant! Read More

Case Managers of MaineCare Members Who Receive Section 29, Support Services for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorder. Read More

Take part in a national study about the impact that wandering concerns have on families. (End date February 28, 2017) Read More

An Act to Establish a Tax-Free Savings Program for Individuals with Disabilities known as the ABLE ACT. Read More

Presented by the Autism Society of Maine with Keynote Speaker Dr. Jed Baker Read More

A memorial service/celebration of life will be held for Lynda Mazzola on February 12, 2017 from 11:00-2:00 at Martindale Country Club in Auburn, Maine. Read More

On behalf of the Autism Society of Maine's Board of Directors and staff, we wish you a happy and healthy New Year! Read More

Online Survey for caregivers (e.g., biological parent, stepparent) of one child with ASD ages 4 to 10 years. (End date: May, 2017) Read More

12 tips that may help lessen the stress for you and your family during the holiday season! Read More

Check out more activities and events that are posted on the ASM Calendar! Read More

Autism Society of Maine's newsletter is packed full of exciting news! Read More

A research study designed to examine the weather-related perceptions and knowledge of individuals on the autism spectrum.(End date: Feb. 28, 2017) Read More

Beware! This "cure" is poisonous industrial bleach and cannot be consumed! Read More

Webinars can be a valuable resource to learn about autism and about specific issues. You will see links added to the list and more added as they come to our notice. These webinars are free. Read More

For children 7-11 year olds with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders. Boston Children's Hospital. (End date: 2/1/2017) Read More

A review of the Sesame Street website for families of young children with autism. (End date: January 31, 2017) Read More

Video: Commissioner Mary Mayhew, from the Maine Department of Health and Human Services, discusses proposed rule changes. Read More

A full size quilt created with 14 years of Walk for Autism t-shirts! Read More

Beware of false checks bearing Autism Society of America's name. Read More

ASM has compiled links to some very helpful tips talking to children about tragedies and the media. Read More

Offered by the Center for Therapeutic Recreation, Portland Recreation Dept. Read More

Become part of the IEP team for a child with disabilities that has no available parents/guardians. Read More

A Listing of Summer Programs Read More

"Section 17 allows people to be housed with supportive services and become stable in the community. The proposed rule changes would destabilize people, jeopardize their housing, and potentially put p Read More

These are Benefits for Members with Intellectual Disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorder: Read More

A list of organizations that offer grants and other assistance for individuals with autism who would like to purchase an iPad. (revised 12/2016) Read More

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) announces the rate of autism among eight year olds in the United States has not changed, and the incidence rate remains to be 1 in 68. Read More

Autism Society of Maine is part of MAFO, a dynamic group of organizations, working together to better serve families across Maine. Read More