Autism Resource Center

The mission of the Autism Resource Center (ARC) is to provide access to resources, consultation and training for caregivers and educators supporting students receiving special education services in School District 54.

At this time, all parent consultations are being conducted virtually through ZOOM. FREE personalized consultations are available to assist caregivers of children receiving special education in D54 under ANY diagnosis/eligibility. We support many different types of learners!

Consultations for Home Support are Available to Support:

  • Problem-solving challenging behaviors in the home and community
  • Preparing your child for changes in the home or school environment
  • Developing personal care routines (toileting/hygiene/puberty)
  • Connecting you to community and school resources
  • Assisting in the creation of visual supports and supplemental activities to support your child’s IEP goals
  • V-Learning Support

Parents and Staff can request a consultation by emailing [email protected]

Resources:  We currently are NOT open for WALK IN services for parents and caregivers. Please contact the center by email for additional information regarding the availability of items in the lending library.    All visual/picture supports are being provided via email and through contactless delivery methods.

Trainings:   The D54 Autism Resource Center will be hosting a variety of parent trainings through ZOOM. Additional information regarding times and registration will be coming soon!