Sunday, July 19, 2009

Discount Mystics Tickets for Arc Attendees

Thursday, July 23, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Washington Mystics WNBA game
Discount tickets for Arc Attendees

Join the WNBA's Washington Mystics and the DC Metro Area Arcs for an exciting evening of women's professional basketball and great family fun. The Mystics will play the Chicago Sky at the Verizon Center.

Tickets are being sold at a discounted rate to Arc attendees and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Arc of Montgomery County and other DC-area Arcs.

In addition, several Arc of Montgomery County participants will participate in activities before the game and during halftime.

Tickets can be purchased online at or by calling Maria at 202-527-7512. See the flyer.

Sunday, July 12, 2009

Marketplace for Used Equipment

Email me at autismmontgomery[at]gmail[dot]com if you have something you would like to list in the Marketplace.

If you are a buyer or seller, please be sure to be careful and use safe practices. I have not necessarily verified the integrity of the sellers. AutMont assumes no responsibility for transactions that stem from listings on this page.

Cyrano Assistive Tech Device (posted July 25, 2011)

For sale at a reduced price to parents or speech pathologists: A Cyrano assistive tech device in "very good condition." It is about three years old and comes with a case and speaker and has been serviced. It originally retails for more than $1000 and is similar to the Proloquo program. Find out more at Potential buyers can contact Diana Martin at dmartin65[at]verizon[dot]net.

Coming Soon!!!

Coming Fall 2009.

Monday, July 6, 2009


Following is an alphabetical list of Montgomery County (and some national) autism, special needs, and other important organizations, as well as some therapists. This list is in no way comprehensive, but we're trying to get there. Note that a listing here is not an endorsement of the organization. Please email your links to Jean at autismmontgomery[at]gmail[dot]com.

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I| J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

About Autism Law
Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism
The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.
American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
Anxiety Disorders Association of America
The Arc of Montgomery County
A SPLINT (Aspies Linking with NTs)
AT:LAST (Maryland Assistive Technology Cooperative)
The Auburn School
Autism Society of America: Montgomery County Maryland Chapter
Autism Speaks
Autism Waiver Service Coordination
Autism Women's Network
Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN)

Baltimore-Washington Home Educators Online Community
Beltway Families
Beltway Families Blog

Calm Clinic
CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder)
Chelsea School
Child and Family Mental Health
Circle of Hope Therapeutic Riding
Community Support Network
Community Support Services, Inc.
Connect 4 Special Needs Kids Meetup Group

DC Urban Moms and Dads Special Needs Forum
Department of Health and Human Services, Aging and Disability Services
The Diener School
DIR Support Services

Early Intervention Associates—Pediatric PT
EMOCO Special Needs Information
End the Bullying

Families Together for People with Disabilities
Fitness for Health
Friendship School

GT/LD Network

Howard Community College Project Access

IACC (Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee)
Innovative Speech Therapy
Interactive Autism Network (IAN Project)
The Ivymount School

Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA)
Jonah Green and Associates

The Katherine Thomas School
KEEN Greater DC (Kids Enjoy Exercise Now)
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Kids Therapy Works

The Lab School
Locate: Child Care
Lourie Center for Infants and Young Children

Madison House Foundation
MANSEF (Maryland Association of Nonpublic Special Education Facilities)
The Maryland Assistive Technology Cooperative (AT:LAST, Inc.)
The Maryland Association of Community Services (MACS)
Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education (MCIE)
Maryland Community Connection
Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council
Maryland Health Insurance Plan
Maryland Horse Country Therapeutic Riding
Maryland Special Needs Resource Blog
Maryland Works, Inc.
MC Transitions (a.k.a. McTrans)
Moms Fighting Autism
Montgomery County Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health, Inc.
Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS)
Montgomery County Public Schools Department of Special Education
Montgomery County Public Schools Parent Guide to Special Education
Montgomery County Public Schools Transition Services
Montgomery Home Learning Network

National Autism Resources
Natural Learning Concepts
The Nora School
Norbel School

Organization for Autism Research (OAR)
The Out-of-Sync Child

Parent 2 Parent (P2P) Mentoring Program
Parent Academy
Parents' Coalition of Montgomery County
The Parents' Place of Maryland
Parent University
Partnership for Extraordinary Minds
Personal Ponies
Pria School


The Resource Finder at Kennedy Krieger Institute
Respite Services of Montgomery County
RSI Rehabilitation Services, Inc.

The Siena School
Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation
Social Security Disability Programs
Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC)
Special Needs Kids Info
Sports Plus

Take2 Summer Camp
Taruna Ahluvalia, Pediatric Neuropsychologist & Licensed Psychologist
The Treatment and Learning Centers (TLC)



Weathering Autism
The Weinfeld Education Group, LLC
Wheaton Area Moms





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