Community Resources

The services, organizations or providers listed on this page are intended as resources for our community. Please note that Spectrum does not endorse or promote any of the resources provided below. Please use the contact information provided below for each organization to obtain more information.

CategoryOrganizationContact Information
CrisisGeorgia Crisis and Access Line (GCAL) 1-800-715-4225
CrisisLaurel Heights
Education ResourceGeorgia Department of Education, Special Education Services and Support
Education ResourceGwinnett County Public

• Pre-Kindergarten Programs - 678-301-7126
• Special Education and Psychological Services -678-301-7100
• Psychological Services - 678-301-7110
• Special Needs Transportation - 770-513-6881
FundingGeorgia Autism Professionals (GAP)
ResourcesAutism Parenting
ResourcesAutism Plan for
ResourcesAutism Risk & Safety Management (Dennis Debbaudt)
ResourcesAutism Society
ResourcesAutism Society of America (National)

Family Support Tool Kits
• A Parent's Guide to Autism
• A Sibling's Guide to Autism
• A Grandparent's Guide to Autism
• A Friend's Guide to Autism

Online Resource Guide and Directory are tools to help you find autism service providers and activities in your community, including support groups, autism organizations, school information, therapy providers and much more.

COVID-19 Resources
(Autism Speaks will continue to update COVID-19 Resources)

Autism Response Team (ART)
If you need help, contact ART • Call: (888) 288-4762 • Spanish line: (888) 772-9050
ResourcesBabies Can’t
ResourcesCenters for Disease Control (CDC)
ResourcesEmory Autism Resource
ResourcesGeorgia Advocacy
ResourcesGeorgia Departments of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) and Community Health (DCH)
For non-emergency developmental disability services, call: Intake & Evaluation Team – Region 3 (Counties in this region include Clayton, Dekalb, Fulton, Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale.)
ResourcesParent-to-Parent of
Resources / FundingBobby Dodd
see also, Community Relationships
Resources / FundingGeorgia Community Support & Solutions (GCSS)
see also, Community Relationships
Resources / FundingView Point
see also, Community Relationships
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TransitionBest Buddies
TransitionCollege Resources for Disabled
TransitionHi Hope Service
TransitionGA Department of Education - Transition