Help Autism Connect - involving the community in support of children with ASD

Thursday, December 3, to mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, took place, at the Palace of Parliament, the launching event of the Autism Connect portal - a quick mechanism to respond to the needs of children with autism, developed by specialists of the Help Autism Association.

Autism Spectrum Disorder is considered to be the most common medical condition of the child, it is a public health priority, as recommended by the European Commission. With an incidence of 1 in 68 children, four times more common in boys than in girls, autism diagnosis is becoming more common in Romania. Diagnosed at 2 years of age, with proper care, children with autism can get an to be independent adults.

 

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AutismConnect

Join the largest community of therapists, parents and NGOs closely related to applied behavioral therapy. This platform aims at facilitating access to specialized rehabilitation therapy for children with ASD (autism spectrum disorders), ensuring interaction between parents of autistic children and psycho-therapists, doctors, students, medical service providers, social and educational services; creating an informational base extremely useful in support of families of children with ASD and also psychotherapists, doctors, teachers and students; initiating networking actions and "inter-pares" learning among representative social actors in issues of autism.