The Autism Project
Johnston, Rhode Island
Joanne Quinn is the executive director of The Autism Project (TAP) in RI, an organization that provides professional development, training, classroom and program consultation, social groups, summer camp and support for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and those who support and educate them. HRSA recently awarded TAP a grant “Innovation in Care Integration for Children and Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Developmental Disabilities. TAP’s team will work to educate professionals in early childhood programs to understand developmental milestones and how to support a family and/or caregiver through the process of early screening, evaluation, diagnosis and access to appropriate care when there are concerns.