This was their 17th year of providing this opportunity for the Hudson Valley Autism community to come together. We were honored to participate in the event and host GRASP’s first soccer workshops for autism spectrum youth and adults. This enabled us to share GRASP’s mission and connect Autistics with a very fun and low pressure sport session. … More GRASP’s Annual Fundraiser!
Diagnosis made a difference in my life. I finally knew why I was different. I am more able to make choices that are better for me. I don’t do things that I know will be harmful to my emotions. … More Interview with Jane Slocomb
Autistics and individuals on the Autism Spectrum, parents, professionals, and advocacy organizations, came together and identified areas that are key to an enriched and improved quality of life… … More GRASP’s 14th Annual Event- Conference Recap
GRASP is excited to announce new partnerships, changes to our online chat, and our upcoming conference! … More Exciting GRASP Announcements!
As another year comes to a close, we at GRASP proudly reflect on all of the positives that the year brought. At the beginning of the year, we were lucky to partner with SPARK in their pilot program and connect the largest amount of families from around the United States with the organization. … More Help Us Continue Our Mission
Please support GRASP this upcoming Black Friday and Cyber Monday by setting your AmazonSmile charity to the Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership using this link, smile.amazon.com/ch/56-2406265 Then make sure to participate in #GivingTuesday by donating to GRASP at, https://www.nycharities.org/give/donate.aspx?cc=2223 Your generous contribution allows us to continue our mission to improve and enrich the lives of Autistic … More #GivingTuesday
I’m sitting on the stage among a panel of individuals with Autism moderated by Steve Silberman. As I sit, listen, answer questions, and take everything … More Fidgets: Not Toys, Tools, By Chloe Rothschild
I am often asked what it felt like to get an autism diagnosis at age 36. As an active Autism Advocate, writer, and public speaker, when I say often… … More Relief: Receiving an Autism Diagnosis as an Adult, By Becca Lory