1. The Autism Response Team remains a resource for all families in our community, and we encourage you to reach out firstname.lastname@example.org if you are in need of assistance. We are available to answer calls, emails and online chat. As specific inquiries come in, we are listening and learning in real time to make information and content available. We are also implementing measures for ongoing follow-up to ensure the community feels supported throughout this time.
2. We have created a centralized hub for resources for families and individuals on the spectrum: COVID-19 Information and Resources. This page is updated regularly as new content is developed, including with video resources to guide individuals and families.
3. Connect with us on social media: for tips, tools, resources and inspiration.You will find daily posts that include news, information and people in the autism community sharing their stories. Connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn.
4. We offer financial support. We are offering Autism Speaks Cares Grants to people with autism and their families/caregivers who are in need of financial help with groceries, childcare/respite, medication or therapy as a result of COVID-19. Contact the Autism Response Team for more information.
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