Children with autism

Target population

Children birth through age 5 with a medical diagnosis of autism who are at risk of institutionalization in either a facility for the developmentally disabled or a hospital.

Services provided

Case management and rehabilitative and behavioral therapies in the child',s home or in a community setting.

Licensed staff routinely on-site

Varies depending on the facility. Therapists must have at least a bachelor',s degree in a human services field and 2,000 hours of training in behavioral therapies.

Consumer resources

Provider resources