Autism Awareness

Shine a Light on Autism

April is Autism Awareness Month. Please join us and people around the world as we shine a light on autism education and awareness.

Little City assists more than 150 children and families affected by autism, 24/7, 365 days a year. Ninety percent of the children we serve have an autism diagnosis.

Autism & Little City

Little City Programs

We serve the needs of individuals on every level of the autism spectrum ranging from mild to severe. Little City’s safe and therapeutic community is uniquely designed to provide a variety of learning and living environments.

Children’s Programs
Adult Programs

Meet Propa

To shine a light on autism, let’s meet someone being directly helped by our programs. Propa is 19 years old and lives at Little City. She has made tremendous progress in the utilization of her coping skills, her functional communication, socialization and independence.

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1 in 68 children is diagnosed with autism

Autism Resources

Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the U.S. According to the CDC, 1 in 68 children are diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. Spreading awareness is extremely important as early intervention and diagnosis are key for those with autism.

Autism Facts
Resources

Because of your help, people like Propa have received support 24/7, enriching their lives through daily progress and programs. Little City is growing, and with our recent expansion of our school and community support systems, we need your continued support to care for each individual in our communities. Our adults and children diagnosed with autism are aging, coupled with less state funding to address those needs, we are more dependent on contributions from donors like you. We need your help.

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"There are so many capable and caring staff at Little City, past and present, who have helped Clifford. He has made a lot of progress in mastering his behavior."

Colleen, Mother of a child living in a ChildBridge Group Home