Autism Society San Diego

Cause Area

  • Advocacy & Human Rights
  • Children & Youth
  • Community
  • People with Disabilities
  • Sports & Recreation

Location

4699 Murphy Canyon RoadSuite 209San Diego, CA 92123 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

The Autism Society San Diego connects people to the resources they need through education, advocacy, support, information and referral, and community programming. We create connections, empowering everyone in the Autism community with the resources needed to live fully.

Description

Autism Society San Diego County is a non-profit organization which originated in 1966 as the National Society of Autistic Children. Today, the Autism Society San Diego serves as the voice and resource of the San Diego autism community. ‚ÄčAs an affiliate of the national organization, the Autism Society of America, we share in their mission of improving the lives of all affected by autism by promoting meaningful participation and self-determination for autistic individuals and their families. We work diligently to ensure we support and amplify the voices of autistic individuals within our organization and throughout our community. Our programs and outreach include Support Groups, Community Resources and Referrals, Camp I CAN, Surf Camp, AWARE Camp, and Family Camp, Aquatic Programs including swim lessons and monthly pool parties, Special Events and more.

Reviews

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by Emeri C. (April 24, 2015)
I volunteered at the Inflatable 5k. This was a very lively and well-managed event and you really felt like you were making a difference! Very organized and fun. Definitely will be volunteering again next year!

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