County Support Group

Formal Support Groups:

Central New York Chapter of the Autism Society of America

Meets on Thursday evenings in the Jowonio School Community Room located at 3049 E. Genesee Street, Syracuse, NY.

For more information call 447-4466 or go to

Central Square Autism and Related Disorders Support Group (SPECTRUM)

For information call Karen at 668-9834 or Janette at 668-8387

FEAT of CNY (Families for Effective Autism Treatment)

For information go to

Informal Support Networks:

Parent to Parent of NYS

Connects parents with children with disabilities to volunteer support parents via the phone.

For information call 1-800-305-8815

Autism Connections

Meets the first Tuesday of each month to discuss different topics,

share ideas, and offer support.

For information call 598-7672 or go to

Parents of Special Children

Program staff can help families make connections with other parents.  For information call 598-7672 or go to