Nevada Commissionon Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) - Community Education Subcommittee
Aging and Disability Services Administrative Office
3416 Goni Road, Suite D-132
Carson City, NV 89706
Community Education Subcommittee
CASD Goal 4: Promote a well-informed, empowered and supportive Nevada population around the issue of ASD.
Objective 4.1 Establish a statewide education and outreach campaign regarding ASD.
4.1.1 Coordinate with the Division of Public and Behavioral Health to establish and implement a statewide community education campaign.
Develop outreach materials for billboards, posters and flyers specifically for rural Nevada.
4.1.2 Redevelop the 100-Day Toolkit to incorporate a 365-Day timeframe to support parents and individuals in Nevada who have been diagnosed with ASD.
Objective 4.2 Develop a navigational network of support families in accessing information, services and a peer network for support.
4.2.1 Development of a parent-driven peer support network statewide that provides information, education, support and advocacy.
4.2.2 Development of a website that supports access to information, resources and connection to peer support network.