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Partnering with families and communities living with autism in Illinois by generating awareness and providing education, training, support, and guidance as a compassionate and caring authority.
Communities that understand, accept and support families and individuals living with autism.
ASI is a not-for-profit 501 (C)(3) organization created more than 30 years ago for individuals with Autism, parents, families, professionals, corporate partners and friends whose lives have been touched by autism.
ASI, a statewide chapter of the Autism Society of America (ASA), works to impact the lives of people with Autism. Its objectives are to provide educational and practical support for parents, increase public awareness of autism, offer a referral network of professional and promote legislation that directly impacts individuals with Autism and their families.
ASI is led by the combined leadership of a parent and non-parent volunteer Board of Directors, Executive Director and Professional Advisory Committee, comprised of respected (volunteer) professionals in the field of Autism.
Currently, 1 in 88 individuals are diagnosed with Autism each year. It is the fastest growing disability worldwide.