JF&CS serves individuals with autism from diagnosis and throughout their lifespan to maximize quality of life and independent functioning. JF&CS believes in individualized approaches and customized goals co-written with the person and/or the family served.
Information and Referral
Disability Resource Network (DRN)
The Disability Resource Network provides information and referral for individuals and their families.
Services for Children and Adolescents with Autism
Facilitates the coordination of services and helps simplify the complex systems of support needed for youth with autism spectrum disorder.
Kids’ Connection Corner
Provides opportunity for children with autism to further engage in relationships, play, and conversation while offering respite to parents and caregivers.
Services for Adults with Autism
By partnering with individuals and their families, our staff help identify and pursue goals that will lead to a more meaningful and purposeful life. One of our case managers specializes in working with adults with autism spectrum disorder.
Day and Employment Programming
CHAI Works Day Program, Pathways to Employment, and Employment Services offer employment, volunteer, and enrichment opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities, including autism.
Disability Lifespan Solutions (DLS)
Helps families promote the lifelong well-being of youth and adults with any physical and mental health disability, including autism spectrum disorder and Asperger’s.
Social groups for adults with mental illness and developmental disabilities that provide a connection to Jewish life and learning.
Residential and Support Living Programs
A range of options for adults with disabilities who want to live, work, and socialize in the community as independently as possible.