Autism Spectrum Disorders Program - Family Support
The following lists information on various area Autism Spectrum Disorders family support groups. For more information on any of the groups listed, please use the contact information provided below.
- Autism Society of the Black Hills (ASBH)
For more information visit the ASBH web site at www.autismsd.org, call (605) 415-3739 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Pierre Autism Spectrum Support Group
For more information contact Helen Beckwith at 605-567-3394, Gail Eichstadt at 605-224-1508, or Cheryl Ulmen at 605-222-1940.
- Rapid City Family Support Group - "Free to Be Me"
This is a group of concerned parents of children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder who want to reach out to others and create a faith-based support system. For more information, contact LeAnn at email@example.com.
- Siouxland Autism, Sioux City
The Siouxland Autism Support Group partners with the Northwest Area Education Agency to provide training and training resources to tri-state families and educators of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. For more information on family support group meetings and activities, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, check their website at www.siouxlandautism.org, or contact Jan Turbes by phone at 712-222-6041 or via e-mail at JTurbes@nwaea.com.
- Sioux Falls Area Family Support Group
The Center for Disabilities Autism Spectrum Disorders Autism Family and Caregiver Support Group will meet on Thursday, March 20, 2014, at a new time: 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. Location: Sanford School of Medicine, Health Science Center, 1400 W. 22nd St., Sioux Falls. The topic of this meeting will be "Helping Your Child Adjust to (and Enjoy!) the Summer." Please register by March 18. To register or if you have any questions, please contact Angie Tuffs with the Autism Spectrum Disorders Program at the Center for disabilities by phone at (605) 357-1423 or 1-800-658-3080 or via e-mail at Angie.Tuffs@usd.edu. Download the flyer for this meeting for more information.