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Family Autism Connections

A grassroots non-profit organization created by a collaboration of educators and parents. Our mission is to provide traditional family experiences for families in Rochester, NY and surrounding areas. We are an inclusive organization, and serve families dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other developmental delays as well as families without disabilities. Learn more about our impact.

Camp Puzzle Peace

Adirondack Family Camp

Our camp is a place that families with children on the Autism Spectrum can go to relax and spend quality time together in the beautiful and peaceful setting of the Adirondack wilderness. Many families that have children that exhibit behavioral challenges have very limited options when vacationing.

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Community Connections Summer Programs

Community Connections targets development of key social competencies using direct instruction, fun and engaging practice exercises, and recreational activities in a summer camp format.

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The ANT

The Autism Nature Trail

The Autism Nature Trail (The ANT) at Letchworth State Park is a first-of-its-kind experience in nature designed for visitors on the autism spectrum and for those with a range of disabilities -- but enjoyable and appropriate for all abilities and ages. 

Learn more about The ANT

How do I support the Family Autism Center?

The Family Autism Center relies on donations and volunteers to keep costs affordable for our families. We offer a number of options for those wishing to donate to the center. Sponsor the center, a classroom or a program.