Arkansas Autism Grants

Families living in Arkansas should visit the following web site to learn more about the 2011 Autism Family Support Grants.

http://www.eyecontactarkansas.org/dhs-2011-autism-grants/

This grant is open to all individuals with an Arkansas-style 3-part autism diagnosis who are not on ACS waiver, a ward of the state, or living in an HDC.

Autism Family Support Grants are one-time financial supports not exceeding $5,000 per person for services required solely due to the diagnosis of Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Covered services include transition activities, respite, adaptive equipment, home modification, recreation, parent education, transportation, vehicle modification, behavior management, and emergency living expenses to prevent loss of residence.