New autism diagnosis?

The time following a diagnosis of autism can be overwhelming. You likely have a lot of questions and concerns about what lies ahead. You have come to the right place.

Tools to help you get started

Autism Speaks has developed a series of comprehensive tool kits to help you and your family access the services and supports you need to get started on this new journey.

Personal stories

The Autism Speaks blog is filled with personal stories from people with autism, their family members and friends from all around the world in all stages of life. Here are just a few posts from people like you experiencing a new autism diagnosis.

Looking for support? Contact us.

The Autism Speaks Autism Response Team is specially trained to connect you to resources and tools unique to your needs. Call our toll-free number or send us an email – we’re available between 9am and 5pm in all time zones. 1-888-AUTISM2 (288-4762) En Español: 1-888-772-9050 familyservices@autismspeaks.org