Individual / Family

CARD services are designed to build on the capacities of state and local resources, not to duplicate or replace them. CARD provides families with resources specific to their needs. Some of the services that CARD provides include:
• Individualized Client and Family Support
• Family and Professional Training
• Public Education and Awareness and Community Outreach
• Programmatic Consultation and Technical Assistance

Technical Assistance (TA)

Assistance given to classroom/agency staff, support staff, or administration in a variety of areas including instructional strategies, behavior management, communication training, etc.
If your school or agency is located in one of the 18 counties FSU CARD serves, you can download this form, fill it out, have it signed by the appropriate school administrator and parent/guardian (if applicable) and fax or email it to our office.

Visual Supports

CARD can help develop and create visual supports “schedules, social narratives, etc.” for registered CARD clients. Please contact the office closest to you to schedule an appointment to discuss your visual support needs.  Below is a visual support tool that can help you get started.

Training

If you live or work in one of the 18 counties FSU CARD serves (listed below), you complete the training request form onlineor you can download the form, fill it out, and fax or email it to our office to request training for your group of 5 or more people. Individuals (and groups) can find more information about training opportunities on our calendar (hyperlink is included)for current trainings.

Training and Events Calendar

Funding

The FSU Autism Institute was established to provide funding for services related to autism in the areas of research, training, community outreach, and family needs.