One in 68 Children has Autism

Our Impact

Did you know that QSAC serves more than 2,000 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. 

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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
March 20th
“Sesame Street” just got a whole lot broader with its newest neighbor: Julia, a Muppet with autism. The little girl Muppet with red hair and a favorite bunny clutched in her hand has been in “Sesame Street’s” online Digital S…
February 13th
In April 2015, the Day School store opened for the first time as part of the school’s vocational training program. In its infancy, the Day School store offered a variety of snacks, water, and fruit to its customers, mainly Day School staff and schoo…
January 24th
The autism diagnosis has been based on information collected from clinical assessments. These data points include a battery of clinical tests, level of participation in social interaction, communication skills, repetitive behaviors, and parent surveys. Ho…
January 9th
Dr. Joshua Henk Balsters and his colleagues performed MRI scans on individuals with ASD, and on a group of age and IQ-matched control subjects. Balsters et al found key differences in the brain activity between the two groups.&nbs…
December 19th
A few months have gone by since Mo’s last update…and the ASP is happy to report that he continues to lose weight and exercise like the athlete he has become. Mo has officially lost 73 pounds! More than 6 months ago, Mo was assigned a per…
Calendar

March

Thu, Mar 30 - 9:30am:

Douglaston Parent Support Group

QSAC Preschool, 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY 11362

April

Tue, Apr 4 - 6:30pm:

Douglaston Parent Support Group

QSAC Preschool, 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY 11362

Tue, Apr 4 - 6:30pm:

ABA Series: Managing Behavior Problems

30-10 38th St., 3rd Floor, Astoria, NY 11106

Wed, Apr 5 - 9:30am:

Whitestone Parent Support Group

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

Tue, Apr 11 - 6:30pm:

Manhattan Parent Support Group

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

Tue, Apr 18 - 6:30pm:

ABA Series: Managing Behavior Problems

30-10 38th St., 3rd Floor, Astoria, NY 11106

Thu, Apr 20 - 9:30am:

Douglaston Parent Support Group

QSAC Preschool, 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY 11362

Tue, Apr 25 - 6:30pm:

Manhattan Parent Support Group

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

May

Tue, May 2 - 6:30pm:

Douglaston Parent Support Group

QSAC Preschool, 245-37 60th Ave., Douglaston, NY 11362