The substantial rise in the number of children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder has become a national crisis.
With your support, Callier will
construct a new state-of-the-art center for autism treatment, training and research.
Callier Autism Center News:
Hoblitzelle, Hillcrest Foundations Support Effort to Build New Autism Center
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) has become a national crisis:
- Autism affects 1 in 88 children
- ASD is the fastest growing developmental disability in the U.S. affecting over 1 million children
- More children will be diagnosed with ASD this year than with AIDS, diabetes and cancer combined
When you give to the Callier Autism Center, you help:
- build a state-of-the-art 7,000 square foot facility specifically designed for autism treatment, training
- provide quality services to increasing numbers of children and their families, eliminating delays in service delivery
- train and prepare more clinicians for the future of autism care
- expand and ensure the existence of a research platform to examine the extent to which specific interventions result in positive functional outcomes for children with autism
Callier Autism Center Timeline:
Phase 1 – Feasibility study
(September 2010 – October 2010)
Phase 2 – Electrical system upgrade
(November 2010 – June 2012)
Phase 3 – Architectural design & construction plan
(July 2012 – December 2013)
Phase 4 – Construction
(January 2014 – August 2014)
To make a donation to the new Callier Autism Center, please contact the Office of Development at 214-905-3097.