About TRAN members
Center for Excellence in Autism, University of Toledo Medical Center
The Center for Excellence in Autism provides many services that emphasize the dynamic needs of children, adolescents and adults with ASD including assessment and evaluation, individual and family therapy, skill-building groups, pre-vocational and transition sevices, and community-based services.
Great Lakes Collaborative for Autism
The mission of the Great Lakes Collaborative for Autism (GLCA) is to inspire the growth of opportunities that will create a limitless future for all touched by autism. The GLCA collaborates with partners, identifies and funds services and initiatives that will enrich the lives and grow the future for all touched by autism.
As the largest mental health provider in Northwest Ohio, Harbor provides a wide range of services, including diagnostic evaluations, therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), psychological testing developmental pediatrics, psychiatry, family medicine, adult day services for individuals with developmental disabilities, vocational programs for those with barriers to employment, school-based achievement programs, wellness education, and Employee Assistance Programs for businesses.
The iTaalk Autism Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit with a mission to grant assistive technology devices to individuals with autism, and educate the world on the latest technologies that benefit individuals with special needs.
Board of Developmental Disabilities
The Lucas County Board and its network of certified providers deliver a variety of individualized services and supports to eligible individuals. The LCBDD mission is to assure that people with developmental disabilities have the same opportunities and life experiences as all other citizens. Services include Early Intervention, Family Support Services, Service and Support Administration, Vocational Supports, Transportation and Residential Supports. To learn about eligibility requirements, please call the Board’s Intake Dept.
Mercy offers specialized intensive intervention clinic serving children with ASD from birth through the age of 12. Mercy offers speech therapy, occupational therapy, feeding therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), and the PLAY Project. Services can be provided in a small group format or in a 1:1 setting. Clinic, home, and community based services available.
Exempted Village Schools
The operating standards ensure that students with disabilities have opportunities for equal access to the general education curriculum, equal participation in education and school activities, and transition planning for life after high school. Perrysburg Schools offers Intervention and Special Education services.
Toledo Children’s Hospital Autism Early Learning Program (AELP)
TCH AELP offers intensive Applied Behavior Analysis intervention for children with autism from diagnosis to 6 years. The program operates year-round with full day and half day options. Programs are individualized, with 1:1 intervention at first, followed by small group as the child progresses. Instruction focuses on communication, behavior, play, socialization, and developmentally appropriate skill acquisition.
Self Reliance is an afterschool and full day summer program for teenagers and young adults who have a diagnosis of autism or on the spectrum. Focusing on daily living, cooking, social and vocational skills, as well as recreational activities. Cost: $20 after school, hours are M-Th 2:00pm-6:00pm and F 2:00pm-5:30pm. Summer program starts Monday, June 9, 2014 and ends Friday, August 15, 2014; hours are M-F 8:30am-5:30pm. Cost: $40 full day and $20 half day (four hours or less).