April is Autism Awareness Month 

Autism Awareness Ambassador Program: Connecting the Pieces

April has been designated National Autism Awareness Month and provides the perfect opportunity for individuals and organizations across the nation to educate their communities about autism. We need you to connect the pieces this April by getting out there and spreading your message throughout your neighborhoods, workplaces, schools and local communities. Check out these easy awareness tips>>

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DDD releases final Statewide Transition Plan

The final " Statewide Transition Plan" was released to the public late Friday, April, 17, 2015, incorporating revisions based on public comment. We offer our preliminary analysis of the final plan. Learn more>>

2015 Ambassador Program

Ambassador of the Week - Lia

Lia has planned a variety of autism awareness activities to teach her students about autism while encouraging them to understand and embrace the differences in others.  Read Lia's story>>

Upcoming Events


Navigating School-Aged Services
Eatontown, NJ
April 30, 2015


Performers For A Purpose Benefit Concert
Montclair, NJ
May 04, 2015

MaY 16

Pedal for the Puzzle
Bedminster, NJ
May 16, 2015


Ride for Autism
Lincroft, NJ
June 13, 2015