Autism Life Link is dedicated to helping people with autism and their families. Although we do not currently have our own charity, below is a list of trusted charities that share our mission. If you're as passionate about helping those affected by autism as we are, please consider donating to the following charities.
The Autism Research Foundation - http://theautismresearchfoundation.org
Founded in 1990, it was the "first medically-accredited autism research charity." They offer support and education to families and they advocate for autism research.
Autism Research Institute - www.autism.com
They have a support network for caregivers, offer resources for adults with autism and they support research on autism spectrum disorder.
Autism Society of America Foundation - www.autism-society.org
The Autism Society’s mission is separated into five areas: advocacy, education, support, services and research. Donations to the foundation can help in all of those areas.
Autism Speaks - www.autismspeaks.org/
Autism Speaks is one of the most well-known autism research organizations in the world. Their mission is to “change the future for all who struggle with autism spectrum disorders.”
Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism - www.dougflutie.org
Established by NFL quarterback Doug Flutie in honor of his son, the foundation has raised over $17 million to help families affected by autism.
National Autism Association - http://nationalautismassociation.org
Also known as NAA, the National Autism Association’s mission is to “respond to the most urgent needs of the autism community, providing real help and hope so that all affected can reach their full potential.”
Note: Autism Life Link is not associated with any of the above organizations, but we do believe that their missions and values align with ours. We do believe that these organizations have a positive impact and that any donations to them will help the autism community.