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 […]

Summer Camp Scholarship (Philadelphia area only)

ANNOUNCING: Raising a child with autism is expensive – TACA would like to help. Summer Camp Scholarship (Philadelphia area only) Made possible by fundraising efforts of the TACA Philadelphia Chapter. TACA is pleased to announce an opportunity for families in the Philadelphia area to apply for Summer Camp for their child with autism. Scholarship maximum […]

TACA – Dr. Rossignol Scholarship

Eligibility: Families must meet the following criteria to be eligible to receive assistance from the TACA Family Scholarship Fund: Be a TACA member (sign up on the web, it’s FREE!) Have a child diagnosed with ASD or PDD-NOS Have a combined annual household income equal to or less than 300% of the Federal Poverty Level. […]

Family Scholarship Program: Notes from Families Who Have Received Scholarships

Wonderful notes from families who received scholarships from TACA   Thank you so much for all your help!  The scholarship was so helpful in moving my son forward on his autism treatment plan. We identified areas that needed additional work and have laid out a plan of action to correct these. For example his labs […]

Try, Before You Apply

These are Top-Ten Services requested from the TACA Scholarship Program and the alternate funding sources to pay for them. Lab Tests MB12 Injections Office Visits Supplements HBOT ABA, OT, Speech or Other Ongoing Therapies Lab Tests Most Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS) doctors order test panels that are easy for them to read, […]

TACA Hawaii & Hawaii Autism Foundation Family Scholarship Program: FAQ

The Application Deadline for 2015 is March 1st <-  Back to information about the TACA Hawaii & Hawaii Autism Foundation & TACA Hawaii Family Scholarship Program. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) We have created these answers to your frequently asked questions about the TACA Hawaii & Hawaii Autism Foundation Scholarship Program for your convenience and review: How do […]

­TACA Hawaii & Hawaii Autism Foundation Family Scholarship Program

The Application Deadline for 2015 is March 1st Hawaii Autism Foundation and TACA have joined together to create a scholarship fund for families living in Hawaii. These scholarships, made possible through the generosity of the Hawaii Autism Foundation, will allow families to begin much needed biomedical treatment or to continue with the prescribed treatment of […]

Family Scholarship Program

Purpose TACA Pennsylvania Chapter – MAPS Doctor Scholarship Thanks to the CDFI Challenge and an anonymous donor TACA is happy to announce the following scholarship opportunities. TACA Pennsylvania Chapter families have the opportunity to apply for a scholarship to see a MAPS doctor of their choice for a maximum of $1000. Purpose: The TACA Family […]

Autism on Public Assistance

By Holly Bortfeld with help from Moira Giammatteo In an effort to help our families afford the treatments that can help their children, TACA introduced the very popular article series “Autism-On-A-Budget,” but with the worsening economy, we’ve been getting many more requests for help from families who are on, or considering, public assistance programs like Medicaid, […]