July 14, 1922 to April 8, 2020 We are deeply saddened by the passing of Dr. Bertram A. Ruttenberg, founder of The Center for Autism. Dr. Ruttenberg’s immeasurable contributions to the study and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder will continue to have lasting impact on children and families around the world. If you are interested […]
In response to school closings and regional decisions regarding COVID-19/coronavirus, The Center for Autism is temporarily suspending all center-based programs and services. We are focused on the health and well-being of the children and families we serve, as well as the health and well-being of our employees. CFA will be offering teletherapeutic services until the […]
The affiliation between PHMC, a nonprofit public health institute that creates and sustains healthier communities, and CFA is now official. CFA is joining PHMC as a subsidiary. The transaction allows PHMC to expand its breadth of services and deliver direct care to individuals with autism. With the affiliation, CFA clients will have access to PHMC’s […]
The Center for Autism’s Social Competency Program, an after-school program for school-aged children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, has immediate openings for individuals age 11 through 16 years old. This renowned autism treatment program can help your child gain skills & competencies in the following areas: Internet safety Bulling Forming friendships Healthy relationships Hygiene Improve communication […]
The Center is incredibly fortunate to have a partner in Ambler Savings Bank. Today, they donated $30,000 to support our services through the EITC Program. The adorable children at Ford Road helped us accept this wonderful gift!
What a wonderful holiday gift from the The Kistler-Tiffany Foundation! Their generous donation of $10,000 will help us make some improvements to the playground at the Grant Avenue location this spring including, new swings, a new basketball net, and some surface repairs! We are so thankful for their kindness and partnership!
Thank you for your steadfast support of the Center for Autism. During this past year, we worked diligently to provide quality services to more than 1,500 individuals and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder. More than 70% of those families live below the federal poverty level and 81% identify as ethnic minority. This vulnerable, underserved […]
The Center for Autism’s 2018 Holiday Giving Program We invite you to make this holiday season special for the children and families we serve by helping us give a gift to the children in our programs. In addition to caring for a child with autism, over 70% of the families we serve live in poverty. We […]
It is with great sadness that we share news of the passing of Helene Ruttenberg, the wife of our founder, Dr. Bertram Ruttenberg. She was a vibrant woman who was dedicated to the Center and the people we serve. She will be greatly missed. If you would like to make a contribution in her […]
The Training Department is now scheduling autism training sessions for fall of 2018. Our experienced facilitators offer specialized autism training to individuals, groups & businesses working in a variety of settings. Through our training courses, participants will learn more about autism & how to address the unique needs of people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Learn […]