Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.
To advance this mission, the organization welcomes applications for its 2021 Norma and Malcolm Baker Recreation Program. The program supports recreational programs reaching individuals on the spectrum. Grants will be awarded in support of a range of programs, including adult services (recreation/respite ss focused on life, health, and community; employment (finding and maintaining meaningful employment and developing skills to succeed in the workplace); physical fitness and sports (athletics and team sports, health, and wellness programs); summer camps (day/overnight programs offering therapeutic activities, sports, arts, and technology); and swimming and water safety specifically for individuals with autism.
All service providers are eligible to apply.
See the Autism Speaks website for complete program guidelines and application instructions.