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Organization: Illinois Center for Autism
548 S. Ruby Lane
Fairview Heights, IL 62208
Main: 618-398-7500
Fax: 618-394-9869
Hours of Operation:  Mon: 08:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Tue: 08:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Wed: 08:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Thur: 08:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Fri: 08:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Rachel Newsome

Service: Autism Support/Services

Our mission is to prevent the unnecessary institutionalization of people with autism and to help people with autism achieve their highest level of independence within their home, school and community.

  • Children's Special Day School: year-round student oriented and individualized special education both on-site and in satellite classrooms for aged 3-21 with autism.
  • Pasta Fare:  Retail business providing vocational training and employment for adults with autism.  5900 N. Illinois, Fairview Heights, IL 62208; phone: 618-632-9077.
  • Petals Remembered: A floral preservation shop providing specialized training and wages while learning.  5900 N. Illinois, Fairview Heights, IL; phone: 618-632-1446.
  • Social and Life skills group: Tuesdays 4:30-6pm for ages 11-14; 7:00-8:30pm for ages 15-19; Thursdays 6:00-7:30pm for ages 20+
  • Transitional services: for ages 14 years and older with autism, to integrate them into the work force.
  • Client and Family Support: a wide array of services to assist families in the care of a family member with autism.

All this information and more can be found on the above listed website.



Updated 7/22/19 AVB

Categories:Disabilities/Rehabilitation - Disabled Assistance
Educational/Vocational - Seminars/Training
Employment - Job Placement
Environmental - Recycling
Information - Resources
Mental/Emotional Health - Autism
Support Groups - Autism