Autism Resources

Valuable autism resources throughout the South Bend, Indiana region

What to consider when choosing a provider in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

Where and How to Find an Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Provider or Center

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This article provides an intensive list of questions that your ABA provider or center should be able and willing to answer for you as you seek the provider that is right for your child’s and family’s needs.

What to consider When Looking for a Qualified ABA Provider

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This article provides a detailed explanation on what elements go into making a quality ABA center, and outlines gold standard treatment expectations to look for when interviewing your potential providers.

Tips for Choosing a Provider for Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

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This article provides tips on how to prepare prior to looking for and interviewing ABA centers.


Autism Speaks

888.288.4762 | Visit Website

Autism Speaks calls on nation’s leaders to adequately fund critically needed research and support services.

Indiana Resource Center for Families with Special Needs

1703 S. Ironwood Drive South Bend IN 46613

574.234.7101 | Visit Website

Parents helping parents by providing educational trainings and resources to support and assure appropriate services.

Indiana Resource Center for Families with Special Needs

1415 Lincolnway W Suite D Osceola, IN 46561

574.675.0726 | Visit Website

Providing families with residential support, day services, respite support, wellness coordination, and recreational opportunities.


Special Needs Alliance

877.572.8472 | Visit Website

Andrea L. Beachkofsk

Attorney at Law

51250 Hollyhock Rd. South Bend IN 46637

574.217.7860 | Visit Website

Camps & Activities

Camp Millhouse

25600 Kelly Rd, South Bend IN, 46614

574.233.2202 | Visit Website

Hannah and Friends

11590 McKinley Hwy., Osceoloa, IN 46561

574.256.0333 | Visit Website

Kosciusko Community YMCA Inc- Spectrum Swim Instruction

1401 E Smith St. Warsaw, IN 46580

574.269.9622 | Visit Website

Chuck E Cheese Sensory Sensitive Sunday’s

822 W. McKinley, Mishawaka, IN 46545

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9:00AM-11:00AM- First Sunday of every month

Sky Zone- Special Friends

5604 Grape Rd. Mishawaka, IN 46564

574.208.5005 | Visit Website

11:00AM- 12:00PM-Every 2nd and 4th Sunday

Kroc Center

900 W Western Ave South Bend, IN 46601

574.233.9471 | Visit Website

AMC Sensory Friendly Films

450 W Chippewa Ave South Bend, IN 46614

574.299.6060 | Visit Website

Children’s Dispensary- “A Place To Be Me”

2015 W. Western Ave. STE 233, South Bend, IN, 46619

574.234.1169 | Visit Website

Health Works! Kids’ Museum

111 W. Jefferson Blvd. Ste. 200, South Bend, IN 46601

574.647.5437 | Visit Website


Mental Health

Bowen Center

St. Joseph Mobile County

Sarah Mak, Assistant Director

574.440.5261 | Visit Website


St Joseph County

415 E. Madison St., South Bend, IN 46617

574.283.1234 | Visit Website

Swanson Center

Michigan City

7224 W 400 N., Michigan City, Indiana, 46360

219.879.4621 | Visit Website

Swanson Center


1230 State Road 2 West, LaPorte, Indiana, 46350


Additional Resources

Reins of Life

Equestrian Therapy

55200 Quince Rd., South Bend, IN 46619

574.232.0853 | Visit Website

Reins of Life

Equestrian Therapy

9375 W. 300 N. Michigan City IN 46360

219.874.7519 | Visit Website

Department of Defense

Special Needs Parent Tool Kit

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Benefit Eligibility Screening Tool

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Helps find the SS benefits you are eligible for

Michiana Autism Community (MAC)

South Bend, IN | Pam Wilfing

Contact Via Email

Meets every last Friday of the month
Led by LCSW and Certified Autism Specialist

Asperger Autism Group of Goshen

Christine Guth

602 South Eighth Street, Goshen, IN 46526

Contact Via Email

Indiana Medicaid

Assist individuals in being active members in the community by providing income rather than institutionalization

Operation Autism

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Social Security Adult Disability

Children’s Special Health Care Services (CSHCS)/Indiana

Indianapolis, IN 46204Visit Website

800.475.1355 | Contact Via Email | Visit Website

Indiana Children’s Special Health Care Services (CSHCS) provides supplemental medical coverage to help families of children who have serious, chronic medical conditions, age birth to 21 years of age, who meet the program’s financial and medical criteria, pay for treatment related to their child’s condition (CSHCS, 2017)

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