Allen Institute - Center for Innovative LearningPost-secondary education and college living experiences
Chapel Haven - Asperger's Syndrome Adult Transition ProgramJudy Lefkowitz
Vice President, Admissions
New Haven, Connecticut
(203) 397-1714 x113
College Internship Program - Berkshire, Brevard, Bloomington, and Berkeley CenterThe College Internship Program provides comprehensive, individualized, academic, internship and independent living experiences for college students with Asperger's and learning differences.
Caroline Wheeler - National Admissions Director
1 (877) Know-CIP
(413) 243-2517 (fax)
College Living ExperienceComprehensive educational and residential program to help post-secondary students complete college or technical school
Foothill College Transition to Work ProgramThe Transition to Work Program (TTW) is a 12 month vocational program designed for people with disabilities who can function independently on a college campus but may not have the ability to succeed in a traditional college classroom. All TTW classes are taught by Foothill College faculty. Focused instruction gives TTW students the opportunity to develop specific job skills. TTW is an open-entry, open-exit program, and classes are also open to non-disabled students.
12345 El Monte Road
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022-4599
Gersh AcademyOrganization that provides high school, college, and summer programs for students with autism spectrum disorders.
Huntington Station, New York
Minnesota Life CollegeMinnesota Life College is a 3 year postsecondary, life-skills training program for young adults with learning disabilities; or a related neurological condition that interferes with managing one’s ability to live independently. Related conditions may include, but are not restricted to, one or more of the following diagnoses: Nonverbal Learning Disability, Asperger’s Syndrome, High Functioning Autism, and Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.
7501 Logan Avenue South, Suite 2A
Richfield, MN 55423
612) 869-4008 ext. 16
Publications for Adults
Attainment CompanyMaterials on life skills (board games, computer games, etc.)
Autism Asperger Publishing CompanyAn independent publisher specializing in books on autism spectrum disorders based on the latest research on autism, Asperger syndrome and other pervasive developmental disorders. We take pride in offering books that provide practical solutions for individuals with an autism spectrum disorder as well as parents, teachers or others working or living with an individual with an autism spectrum disorder. In addition to autism books we offer videos and other interactive products.
Closing the GapClearinghouse for information on the use of computer related technology for children with learning disabilities.
P.O. Box 68, 526 Main Street
Henderson, MN 56044
(507) 248-3810 (fax)
Crick SoftwareMakers of award-winning, easy-to-use reading and writing software for children, teens and young adults. Many of our products are appropriate for teaching English as a second language and for people with special needs, such as those with learning disabilities and physical limitations.
Different Roads to LearningDifferent Roads to Learning strives to meet the needs of families and professionals working with children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders. Our online store and catalog contain over 300 products, including books, flashcards, and videos, along with other materials critical to Applied Behavior Analysis and Verbal Behavior programs.
Don Johnston, Inc.Reading and writing solutions (equipment and software) for children with learning disabilities.
26799 W. Commerce Dr.
Volo, IL 60073
Inspiration Software, Inc.Organizational software particularly helpful for children with organizational difficulties.
IntelliToolsTechnology adaptation for children with learning disabilities.
1720 Corporate Circle
Petaluma, CA 94054
KEYTEC Inc.A pioneer and leader in touch screen technology development, manufacturing, sales and marketing.
Laureate SoftwareEducational software for children with learning disabilities.
110 East Spring Street
Winooski, Vermont 05401
1 (800) 562-6801
Mayer-Johnson LLCMaker of Boardmaker - create printed symbol-based communication and educational materials with Picture Communication Symbols and other pictures and graphics in 42 languages.
PO Box 1579
Solana Beach, CA 92075-7579
(858) 550-0449 (fax)
(800) 588-4548 (toll free)
Slater Software, Inc.Provides free downloads to help students with autism to read and write.