November 2017: growth[period] is proud to support NEXT for AUTISM. NEXT for AUTISM (formerly New York Collaborates for Autism) was founded in 2003 by Laura Slatkin and Ilene Lainer. The mission of NEXT for AUTISM is to transform the national landscape of services for people with autism by strategically designing, launching, and supporting innovative programs.
NEXT for AUTISM has built a portfolio of programs with respected service organizations, medical centers, universities, and other educational institutions. Each new initiative is aligned with the corresponding life stage of individuals living and growing with the disorder. growth[period] is pleased to help NEXT for AUTISM reach their goals of creating and supporting high-quality programs that maximize the potential of people with autism through each life stage.