Excellent and thorough guide to services (in South Carolina) for individuals with autism of all ages.
Program offers assessment and 2-4-week trial periods of Augmentative Communication Devices (AAC) as a free service. They also have great resources on funding sources for assistive devices.
Electronic tracking anklets or bracelets for individuals who elope, wander, or are prone to getting lost as a result of their disability. Here is the link for Aiken County’s program https://www.cityofaikensc.gov/project-lifesaver/
If you have ever been suprised by the content of an IEP or don’t really understand the process, call the SC Autism Society at 803-750-6988 and ask about getting a parent mentor to guide you through the process and advocate for you during the IEP. It’s free.
Camps and Parks- Listing of camps that cater to individuals with developmental disabilities as well as parks and other community resources.