The Autism Speaks 100 Day Kit and the Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Tool Kit were created specifically for newly diagnosed families to make the best possible use of the 100 days following their child's diagnosis of autism or AS/HFA.
Anyone can download the 100 Day Kit for free! You can also view a web-version of each section by clicking on the links below. PDF files are available on each site. Click here to download the entire kit.
100 Day Kit Sections
Autism Diagnosis, Causes and Symptoms
Family Tips: Sharing, Caring and the Future
Early Intervention and Education Rights
Information on Therapies and Treatments
Assembling and Managing Your Team
10 Things Your Child Wishes You Knew
Resources by Topic
Action Plan for the Next 100 Days
Request A 100 Day Kit
Families whose children have been diagnosed in the last 6 months may request a complimentary hard copy of the 100 Day Kit or the AS/HFA Tool Kit by calling 888-AUTISM2 (888-288-4762) and speaking with an Autism Response Team Coordinator. *Note: We are unable to ship kits internationally.
New! Through a generous partnership with FedEx, after calling an Autism Response Team Coordinator and providing them with your information, you can pick up a complimentary printed copy of the 100 Day Kit or AS/HFA Kit at a FedEx Office location near you!
Purchase A 100 Day Kit
For families who do not meet the necessary requirements to receive a complimentary hard copy, the 100 Day Kit is available for purchase in the Autism Speaks Online Store. *Note: The kit is only available for residents of the United States.
Autism Speaks thanks the following supporters whose generous contributions have helped to fund the 100 Day Kit for Newly Diagnosed Families:
The JL Foundation
We appreciate your feedback and suggestions for improvement. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information for Parents of Infants and Toddlers on the Early Signs of Autism Spectrum Disorders
This guide from the Baby Siblings Research Consortium answers the following questions:
1. If I have a child with ASD, how likely is it that my next child will have ASD or related developmental challenges?
2. What are the earliest signs of ASD and when do they appear?
3. What can parents do if they are concerned about their child’s development?
Have questions? Call the Autism Response Team at 888-AUTISM2 (888-288-4762) for information and resources in your local area.
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