Helpful Organizations

The Adonis Autism Assistance Foundation (AAAF) does not recommend, refer or endorse any resource, therapeutic method or provider listed on this site.  Any information provided does not replace the advice of medical, legal or any other professionals.  AAAF strongly recommends that you perform you own research with your physician, attorney’s etc. to determine which resources are appropriate for your loved one with autism.  AAAF reserves the right to remove resources that have numerous complaints against them.

Adonis Autism Assistance Foundation


Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) – click here for their website

Fort Myers ~ 239-338-1370

Autism Speaks

Port Charlotte ~ 941-697-9772

Big Momma’s Bicycles

Naples ~ 508-922-3220

Brave Kids (

National ~ 904-814-8850 or 800 568-1008

Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD)

SWFL ~ 239-590-7771

Childcare of SW Florida

Information on day care for low income families.  239-278-1002

Family Care Council

Fort Myers ~ 239-938-5458

Family Network on Disabilities

SWFL ~ 800-825-5736

FDLRS Heartland

Labelle ~ 863-674-4565

Florida Developmental Disabilities Council

Intensive training program for Partners in Policymaking ~

Florida Gulf Coast University

Fort Myers ~ 239-590-7745

Florida Inclusion Network

Florida KidCare ~ 888-540-5437

Golisano Children’s Hospital – Autism Navigator ~  Tara Tallaksen M.Ed

Naples     239-254-4279


Look at Me Now This is a website that makes personalized self-modeling videos.  This allows parents to send in a picture of
their child and customize videos for teaching their children new life skills.  They are designing it now for the customers and are looking
to give out some free videos to parents who pilot test it and provide feedback.  This a technique has a lot of research support: See Scott
Bellini, PhD–Indiana University

Miracle Flights

National ~ -This website provides information on grants for flights to see out of state doctors for special needs children.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Lee County ~ 239-337-9024  Collier County ~ 239-434-6726  Charlotte ~ 941-268-8033

South FL Parent Center

Naples ~ 239-417-3636

Talk About Curing Autism ~ This is an amazing site that covers almost every autism related topic!

National ~  This is a parent group that creates informational handouts and newsletters and give grants.  They provide information about traditional and alternative treatments  There is alot of information under:–how to code insurance for reimbursement, manuvering school district policies, special diets on a budget, tax write-offs, and adult matters.