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Family Resources
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Family Resources

We’re in this journey with you

Welcome to Turning Pointe’s resource page for families and students. If your child was recently diagnosed with autism or a developmental disability, our glossary page can walk you through unfamiliar terms; and our resource box has a wealth of information from local, state and national entities. We are here to help and our staff is at the ready to share knowledge and help navigate this with you.

Diagnosis

Evaluating your child and finding the proper diagnosis is the first step in the journey with autism. Visit our list of resources to help guide you in this process.

School Support

Education is an incredibly important aspect to development and overall well-being. Here you will find resources for educational advocacy as well as tutoring and executive function support.

Health
& Medical

We are here to help support you in all aspects of life, including health and medical. Here you can find resources to help you and your family live their healthiest lives.

Therapies

Finding the right therapy team can be an overwhelming process. Here you will find a list of organizations that provide a variety of services to help start you in this journey.

Social Stories

Social Stories can help prepare your child for different scenarios and set up expectations. We have created a variety of Social Stories that you can download and use at home or on the go!

Financial Support

We understand that therapies and additional services can be expensive. To find resources for financial support and grant opportunities.

Parent Education
& Support

Autism is tough to navigate but we want you to be well informed. We’ve provided knowledge-based links to programs that provide educational opportunities, parent support groups, and legal support.

Young Adult Support

Young adults with autism deserve specialized support for their unique adult needs. Click here for resources that assist with employment, socialization, and goal support.

Socialization

Socializing is a common challenge for those with autism. These resources provide you with opportunities to connect with others both virtually and in person.

Family Connection Newsletter

If you would like to connect with Turning Pointe Autism Foundation’s Family Specialist, you can contact
Mary at mbutler@turningpointeaf.org or (630) 615-6036

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  1500 West Ogden Avenue

Naperville, IL 60540

  contactus@turningpointeaf.org

   630.570.7948

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Turning Pointe Autism Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation Foglia Family Adult Services is a Certified Autism Center by the IBCCES and the Adult Day Pilot is accredited by CARF.

Our organization does not discriminate in employment or the provision of educational services on the basis on race, color, religion, age, gender, national origin, disability, citizenship status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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  1500 West Ogden Avenue

Naperville, IL 60540

  contactus@turningpointaft.org

   630.570.7948

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Turning Pointe Autism Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation Foglia Family Adult Services is a Certified Autism Center by the IBCCES and the Adult Day Pilot is accredited by CARF.

Our organization does not discriminate in employment or the provision of educational services on the basis on race, color, religion, age, gender, national origin, disability, citizenship status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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