There May Be An App For That

A guest blog by The Arc of Northern Virginia, a Night of Too Many Stars Grantee Every parent worries about their children’s safety, especially when the children are out in public.  But parents of young adults with autism can live with heightened levels of concern.  [...]

2019-12-17T13:58:13-05:00December 17th, 2019|

2019 Year End Review

Read about our 2019 work and accomplishments in our Year End Review!

2019-11-25T10:16:28-05:00November 19th, 2019|

Making the Arts Accessible to All

Museum outings are popular family affairs -- meaningful activities that everyone can enjoy which are also educational. One challenge? The sensory stimuli can be overwhelming to some children, and even more so for some children with autism. Now, three museums across the country are doing [...]

2019-11-22T14:35:07-05:00November 7th, 2019|

The Coming Care Crisis as Kids With Autism Grow Up

The personal challenges and systemic barriers faced by adults with autism and their families are, indeed, as profound as outlined in The Atlantic article below.  Life for adults with autism can be devoid of opportunity and hope. For parents, navigating a confusing system of support [...]

2019-03-29T10:21:46-05:00February 26th, 2019|

Celebrating Community Connections

During Autism Awareness Month, we have been celebrating people on the autism spectrum and their friendships with this series of heartwarming photos. Thank you for celebrating with us! #NYCACommunityConnections Photo credit: Eric Vitale Photography

2018-08-27T09:52:21-05:00April 27th, 2016|

Celebrating Community Connections

Only a few weeks left in April! NYCA is celebrating people on the autism spectrum and the communities that embrace them. Join us by sharing our posts and your own stories using #NYCACommunityConnections

2018-08-28T10:54:16-05:00April 21st, 2016|

Celebrating Community Connections

NYCA is celebrating individuals on the autism spectrum and the communities that embrace them. What activities do you enjoy doing with your friend, family or community member on the autism spectrum? Comment and use hastag #NYCACommunityConnections

2018-08-27T10:08:18-05:00April 14th, 2016|

Celebrating Community Connections

NYCA continues to celebrate people on the autism spectrum and the communities that embrace them. Comment and tell us what you’ve learned from a friend, family or community member on the autism spectrum using hashtag #NYCACommunityConnections

2018-08-27T10:31:08-05:00April 7th, 2016|

Celebrating Community Connections

It’s officially Autism Awareness month! Throughout April, NYCA is celebrating people on the autism spectrum and the communities that embrace them. Stay tuned to our social media and help us spread the word using hashtag ‪#‎NYCACommunityConnections‬ Facebook Twitter LinkedIn

2018-08-27T10:32:23-05:00April 1st, 2016|

Guilt Free Spending

Help New York Collaborates for Autism continue to connect communities and create capacity by making a donation this Giving Tuesday. To make a donation, visit: www.nyc4a.org/donate To learn more about the programs and services your gift will support, visit: nyc4a.org/portfolio. *$25.00 donation to New York [...]

2018-08-27T10:37:14-05:00December 1st, 2015|