QSAC - Quality Services for the Autism Community

Welcome to QSAC!

QSAC is a New York City and Long Island based nonprofit that supports children and adults with autism, together with their families, in achieving greater independence, realizing their future potential, and contributing to their communities in a meaningful way by offering person-centered services.

QSAC pursues this mission through direct services that provide a supportive and individualized setting for children and adults with autism to improve their communication, socialization, academic, and functional skills.

OUR IMPACT
Did you know that QSAC serves more than 1,700 children and adults with autism each year? For more information on the many ways in which QSAC has an impact on the autism community, please click the link below.

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OUR RESOURCES

QSAC offers extensive resources for parents and professional development. Learn more about QSAC support groups for parents, online resources, continuing educations and available BCBA courses. 

Click here to learn more about our resources

Support groups

Our support groups provide a forum for parents to share the successes, disappointments, and anxieties that arise from caring for a child with autism (offered in English and Spanish).

For more information please call (718) 7-AUTISM, ext. 2060.

Click here to view full details and dates for our training/support groups.

Latest News
May 20th
Quality Services for the Autism Community’s (QSAC), a nonprofit providing services for children and adults with autism, celebrated the opening of its new center for supporting adults with autism in Suffolk County with a ribbon cutting ceremony on We…
May 11th
In April of 2014, the NY Times published an online article titled, “Inside the Mind of Child with Autism.” (Carey, 2014).  In this article, the reporter, alludes to a new therapy in the treatment of autism.  It is based on the idea t…
May 4th
As we approach the end of the school year, many families find their loved ones drawing closer to graduation, and beginning the transition into adulthood. In New York State, students age out of the public school system at the end of the school year in whic…
April 20th
When we think of autism spectrum disorders, we often think of the children on the spectrum. We know that 1 in 68 school children has autism (CDC) and that the NYCDOE estimates that 1 in 10 city school children will have an autism diagnosis before they gra…
April 13th
April is not only autism awareness month, but it is also the time of the year when we begin to see life return to the city. The weather is getting warmer, the trees and flowers are beginning to bloom, and we are enthused about going out and getting active…
Calendar

May


Improving Daily Living Skills Workshop

QSAC Preschool (within Marathon Jewish Center), 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY


Bronx PSG

1968 Eastchester Rd., Bronx, NY10461

June


LI Parent & Sibling Support Group

872 Atlantic Ave, Baldwin, NY, United States


Manhattan PSG

253 W. 35th St., 14th Floor, New York, NY 10001


Douglaston PSG

QSAC Preschool (within Marathon Jewish Center), 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY


Douglaston PSG

QSAC Preschool (within Marathon Jewish Center), 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY


Whitestone PSG & Info Exchange

QSAC Day School, 12-10 150th St., Whitestone, NY 11357


Improving Play Skills Workshop

QSAC Preschool (within Marathon Jewish Center), 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY


Bronx PSG

1968 Eastchester Rd., Bronx, NY10461


LI Parent & Sibling Support Group

872 Atlantic Ave, Baldwin, NY, United States


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