Support Groups

Autism Society of America Central Virginia,, 804-257-0192

Autism Speaks,, 202-955-3111

Down Syndrome Association of Greater Richmond,, 804-525-7731

Autism Organizations

CA Human Services,, 804-355-0300

Richmond Autism Integration Network (R.A.I.N.),, 804-754-0000

Soar365, https://www.soar365.org804-358-1874

Spectrum Transformation Group,, 804-378-6141

VCU Autism Center for Excellence,, 855-711-6987

The ARC of Hanover,, 804-798-2400

Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology Loan Fund Authority,, 804-662-9000

Virginia Department of Education’s (VDOE) Training and Technical Assistance Center,, 804-828-6947


National Respite and Resource Center,, 703-256-2084,

Easter Seals,, 800-221-6827

Community Service Boards

Chesterfield,, 804-768-7220

Hanover,, 804-365-4275

Henrico Area, Serving Charles City, Henrico, and New Kent Counties,, 804-727-8500

Richmond Behavioral Health Authority,, 804-819-4000

Employment Services and Resources

Career Support Systems,, 804-261-6788

The Choice Group,, 804-278-9151

Henrico Area Mental Health,, 804-727-8500

VCU Rehabilitation, Research, and Training Center (RRTC) VCU School of Education,, 804-828-1851

Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS),, 804-662-7000

RSVP, Inc, http://www.rsvprehab.com804-288-6272

Financial and Medical Benefits

Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS),, 804-786-4231

Supplemental Security Income / Social Security Disability Income (SSI / SSDI),

Individual and Family Support Program Application

Departments of Social Services (Contact local office to apply for Medicaid or EDCD Medicaid Waiver)

Chesterfield County,, 804-748-1100

Hanover County,, 804-365-4100

Henrico County,, 804-501-4006

City of Richmond,, 804-646-7212

Richmond Behavioral Health Authority,, 804-819-4000

Resources for Independent Living,, 804-353-6503

Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS),, 804-786-3921

Medicaid Waiver Mentors

Deborah Yates, Resources for Independent Living, 804-353-6503

Hanover ARC, 804-798-2400

Debra Holloway, Arc of Virginia, 804-649-8481

Autism Society Central VA,, 804-257-0192


Virginia Lawyer Referral Service,, 804-775-0808

Disability Law Center of Virginia,, 804-552-3962

Special Needs Trust

Commonwealth Community Trust,, 804-740-6930

BeneCounsel, Inc., http://www.benecounsel.com804-883-5648

Health & Wellness

Middleground Wellness, 804-239-5511

River City Inclusive Gymnastics, http://www.rcig.org804-239-0695


River City Buddy Ball,


Blackwater Outdoor Experiences,, 804-378-9006

Camp Baker,

Camp Easter Seals Virginia, http://www.campeastersealsucp.com540-777-7325


Camp Lakey Gap,

Camp Rainbow Connection,

Camp Sequoia,

Camp Warrior (Flying Squirrels Baseball Camp), sarah.lenau@squirrelsbaseball.com804-716-8603

Chesterfield County Department of Parks and Recreation,

Creative Approach Development Center,

Dreamers’ Camp (for adults w/ Asperger’s/HFA),

D.U.K.E.’s Summer Camp,

Easter Seals Camp Fairlee,

Everybuddy Camp YMCA,

Faison School Social Skills Summer Camps, 804-612-1947

Hanover County Parks and Recreation,

Henrico County Division of Recreation and Parks,

iCan Bike Camp,

Miracles in Motion Summer Camp,

Summer Camp For Youth W/ Disabilities Resources for Independent Living, (804) 353-6503

Voices Together at the Weinstein JCC,

Transportation Options

Uzurv, sales@uzurv.com804-482-8916

Care Van, 804-358-4728

Owl Transportation, https://owlinctransportation.com804-303-9058804-303-9448

Lyft,, Ridesharing app

Uber,, Ridesharing app