The following lists information on various area autism family support groups:

  • Autism Society of the Black Hills (ASBH)
    For more information, visit the ASBH website, call 605-415-3739 or email info@autismsd.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"
    A group for 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 Vogel at lmlvogel@wescomm.com.
  • Siouxland Autism Support Group
    The Siouxland Autism Support Group in Sioux City, Iowa partners with the Northwest Area Education Agency to provide training and resources to tri-state families and educators of children with autism spectrum disorder. For more information on family support group meetings and activities, email siouxlandautism@live.com, visit the Siouxland Autism website or contact Jan Turbes by phone at 712-222-6041 or email JTurbes@nwaea.com.
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