The Autism Society of Florida (an affiliate of the national Autism Society) strives to assure full participation and self-determination in every aspect of life for each individual. This is accomplished through opening avenues for self-advocacy and advocating on behalf of others in a way that values equity, respect, dignity and diversity in all communities.
The Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) provides support and assistance with the goal of optimizing the potential of people with autism and related conditions. The CARD website provides information that connects families to federal, state and local agencies, support groups, and training on how to work effectively with individuals with autism and related conditions.
The Dan Marino Foundation is a non-profit organization that partners with Miami Children’s Hospital to create the Nicklaus Children's Hospital Dan Marino Outpatient Center. The center is a comprehensive evaluation and treatment center for children with autism and other special needs.