Autism Grants Spreadsheet

Back to Autism on Public Assistance: Resource List | Download a printer-friendly PDF of this page National foundations are listed first and then by state   Organization Type of Funding Region Avg Grant Amount Deadline 4-A Healing Foundation 1325 Avenue of the AmericasSuite 2800 New York, NY 10019 (212) 763-8688 biomed National Unknown Application available […]

Why Are MAPS Doctors So Expensive?

Frequently we are asked: Why are MAPS ( Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs) doctors and other autism treating physicians SO EXPENSIVE? MAPS is the Medical Academy of Pediatrics Special Needs. MAPS Doctors specialize in the medical issues commonly found in individuals with autism, using a Functional Medicine approach. A group similar to MAPS was […]

Who Pays for What?! – A Guide to Services, Providers and Payors

Using this handy guide you will learn what services and therapies there are, who provides them, where they are provided and who is supposed to be paying for them BEFORE You start paying out of pocket.   The “Who Pays for What” document covers: Service Name Service Description Who Delivers Service Who Funds Service Links […]

A – Z: Autism Journey Blueprints

The Autism Journey Blueprints were created as a quick introduction reference guide for families on the autism journey. Complete Autism Journey Blueprints: click here to download the PDF.   AJ Blueprints – Years 1-3: click here to download the PDF. AJ Blueprints – Medical Intervention: click here to download the PDF. AJ Blueprints – Dietary Intervention: click here to […]

Educational-Behavioral Therapies: Overview

Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Who & Where: Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) typically leads a team of paraprofessionals working 1:1 with child in the home or at school. Applied behavior analysis (ABA) is the process of systematically applying interventions based upon the principles of learning theory to improve socially significant behaviors to a meaningful degree […]

Autism on Public Assistance: Resource List

Free and Low-Cost Services We have compiled this list of resources to help families. We will continue to update it as information becomes available. If you are aware of any further financial assistance resources that we have not included, please contact us. Counseling Grants – Scholarship – Aid/Services Legal Information MAPS Doctors and Supplements Therapy […]

Resources for Teens & Adults

As the children of TACA’s parents have aged, we’ve worked to put together a series of articles to address teen- and adult-related issues and services. Below you will find many articles to help you survive the teen years and get your young adult on the road to his or her future. Teenagers with ASD Articles […]

College Programs & Funding

There are many programs to help your child attend and succeed at college. TIP! If you are going to apply for grants such as a Pell Grant, make sure you have registered for Selective Service, as it’s a qualification for most federal grant funding programs.   College Assistance Programs There are companies who can assist […]

Recipes Database

SEE THE TACA RECIPES BY FOOD CATEGORIES! CLICK ON PINTEREST FOR A VISUAL RECIPE GUIDE. © (2015) Talk About Curing Autism – TACA. All Rights Reserved. Copyright infringement is a violation of federal law subject to criminal and civil penalties. The contents of all educational material, recipes, and other information made available on this website […]

Tax Strategies for Parents of Kids with Special Needs

Tax Strategies for Parents of Kids with Special Needs – Updated for Obamacare December 1, 2013 By Regina M. Levy, CPA The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), known as OBAMACARE, has some significant implications for special needs families. While we are just beginning to see how far reaching this act is, I am […]

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Nos encantaría oír de usted TACA provee educación para padres y apoyo para familias en los Estados Unidos. Para más información en español, por favor comuníquese con Mari Nalbandian utilizando el formulario siguiente. No olvide de completar  toda la información requerida. Fill out my online form. ¿Necesita apoyo enseguida? Yahoo! Por medio de grupos de […]

International Resources

MAPS Practitioners outside the USA (MAPS; formerly known as DAN!) Kirkman International Distributors (Supplements) Australia and New Zealand Canada Chile France Germany India Ireland Italy Japan Malaysia Mexico Nigeria Puerto Rico Spain United Kingdom Other International Organizations MAPS Practitioners outside the USA (MAPS; formerly known as DAN!) Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS) Clinician Registry […]