The Children’s Autism Waiver program is a direct training service provided to a child with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). This service is designed to assist in acquiring, retaining, improving, and generalizing the self-help, socialization, cognitive, communication, and organizational skills, as well as the positive behaviors necessary for the child to function successfully in home and community-based settings.
Services provided through the Children’s Autism Waiver program include:
- Case Management & Caregiver Training and Support provided by a Family Support Specialist
- Children’s Autism Trainers who provide an intensive applied behavior analysis program working one-on-one with the child
- Therapy Services – occupational, physical and speech
- Adaptive Equipment / Environmental Modifications
- Goods and Services
- Transportation Services