Here are some organizations and websites that provide information about Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD) and Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).  NAPAC does not endorse any of the following services. They are provided for your information only. Please let us know if you have additional resources to add to our lists.

Special Education Resources on the Internet

Special Education Resources on the Internet (SERI) is a collection of Internet accessible information resources of interest to those involved in the fields related to Special Education. This collection exists in order to make on-line Special Education resources more easily and readily available in one location.

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY): Autism Spectrum Disorders

IAN (Interactive Autism Network): About ASDs

IAN (Interactive Autism Network): Challenging Behaviors of ASDs


Autism Speaks

Autism Society of America

Autism Research Institute

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Autism Fact Sheet

Families for Early Autism Treatment

Parents of Autistic Children (POAC)

Autism Resources for Families

Sesame Street Autism Resources for Parents

Reduce the Noise: Help Loved Ones with Sensory Overload Enjoy Shopping

CDC Autism Links and Resources

Operation Autism for Military Families

Academic Accommodation Resources

Temple Grandin’s Teaching Tips

Taking your Child with Autism to the Orthodontist

Estate Planning for Parents of Kids with Autism

Asperger’s Syndrome

Asperger’s Disorder

The Asperger/Autism Network (AANE)

The Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support (OASIS) and MAAP Services for Autism and Asperger Syndrome

Pervasive Developmental Disorder – Not Otherwise Specified (PDD – NOS)

Autism Speaks: PDD-​​NOS

Rett Syndrome

International Rett Syndrome Foundation

National Institute of Neurological Disorders

Applied Learning Center

PrideStar Center for Applied Learning
Lowell, Mass.
(978) 677-6952