List of State Resources - Kansas

Autism SpeaksAutism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout life, to the needs of people with autism and their families.
Autism Society – The Heartland (ASH)The Autism Society-The Heartland (ASH) is a non-profit, state affiliate of the Autism Society of America for Kansas and Missouri. The entity is financed by private donations, matching donations and donations fromev ents in the community.
Children’s Mercy. Kansas CityChildren’s Mercy is one of six Missouri state-designated autism centers. They provide comprehensive diagnostic services for children whose families suspect they may have autism or a related disorder.
CAP 4 Kids.
The children´s Advocacy
Project of Kansas City
The website provides a complete list of information resources in which you can find a complete description of the entities described there, as well as their contact details and direct links to their websites.
We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym For All Kids – Kansas CityRobert and Danielle, parents of a child with ASD, know that there is a deep need for a place where children of ALL abilities can play, learn and grow together in an inclusive environment. The gym includes Suspended equipment with swings, Protective mats and pillows, Zip line: to release stress and relax the joints and body, Trampoline, Indoor play structure, Sensory toys, Fine motor area and arts and crafts
Family First CenterFamily First Center for Autism and Child Development offers a variety of therapeutic services and training opportunities to support your child and family. The main objective is to provide continuous individual and family support based on applied behavior analysis therapy, which turns out to be very beneficial in teaching and generalizing new skills, maintaining old ones and reducing inappropriate behaviors.
Kansas Autism ResourcesEach state sets ages of eligibility for services for children and youth with disabilities. This platform allows you to obtain updated information on this state and the possible resources that may be of interest to you, whether it is a parent, a professional or a person on the autism spectrum.
HeartspringHeartspring, located in Wichita, Kansas, is a leading provider of services and therapies for children with special needs and developmental disabilities. They offer a residential and day school, pediatric services, and autism services.
The Arc of Sedgwick CountyThe Sedgwick County Arch is a non-profit organization that began in 1953. The Sedgwick County Arch makes a difference in the lives of individuals and families living with intellectual and developmental disabilities. For 60 years, The Arc has promoted your general wellness, fostered the development of programs on your behalf, and increased public awareness and acceptance.
Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training (K-CART)It is a multidisciplinary center that promotes research and training on the causes, nature and management of autism spectrum disorders
KU Life Span InstituteThe institute brings together researchers at the intersections of education, behavioral sciences, and neuroscience to study issues that directly affect the health and well-being of individuals and communities in Kansas, as well as across the country and the world. Work towards interventions and independence for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Kansas Department for Aging and Disability ServicesKDADS's goal is to provide quality services under the Older Americans Act, and to provide Kansas residents in need of behavioral health services with adequate care so they can live productive and fulfilling lives.
EastersealsProvides essential services and support, from early childhood programs for the first five years to autism services, medical rehabilitation, and employment programs.
The university of Kansas health systemIt is a world-class academic medical center and a destination for complex care and diagnostics. They offer more options for patients with serious conditions due to experience and leadership in medical research and education. Physicians are researchers and educators who push the boundaries of medical knowledge.
Children´s mercy Kansas cityIt is one of six autism centers designated by the state of Missouri. They provide comprehensive diagnostic services for children whose families suspect they may have autism or a related disorder.
Early autism servicesThey provide ABA therapy services to diverse communities around the world, their services include home and center-based ABA therapy, occupational, speech and language therapy, telehealth services, social skills groups, teens, and free apprenticeships. They have a highly qualified and certified staff.
Kansas - Applied ABCApplied ABC provides ABA and autism therapy services for individuals with autism. Applied Behavioral Counseling provides behavioral therapy in the home. The organization offers evaluations, treatment plan, behavior analyst, parenting trainings and much more.
Blue SprigThey are leading ABA therapy providers nationwide. The team includes highly-skilled board-certified behavior analysts and registered behavior technicians dedicated to offering personalized care. Services include home and center services, family counseling assistance, and ABA therapy. Accept most major insurance policies

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Disclaimer: The resources posted on Ability Life Solutions are meant solely as suggestions and should not be construed as child-specific advice. The Center For Autism and Related Disorders recommends working with a board-certified behavior analyst (BCBA) who has experience with autism before starting any intensive behavioral intervention. Any choices you make in determining your child’s treatment are completely at your own discretion.

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