AutismCare Nepal Society
AutismCare Nepal Society (ACNS) was founded on 2nd April 2008 on the occasion of the World Autism Awareness Day. It is the only active autism organization in Nepal that is run by passionate parents that care for persons with autism. It is a non-governmental, nonprofit making, non-political NGO registered in District Administration Office (Regd. No. 1067/2065) and affiliated to Social Welfare Council (SWC No: 25314).
Vision: “A society where PWA enjoy independent and dignified life”.
Mission: “Empowering people with Autism to protect and, promote their rights and utilize their skills to have a meaningful and effective participation in the society”.
Parents Network Groups of ACNS in Nepal
AutismCare Nepal Society (ACNS) has started Aarambha Vocational Unit since 2013. This unit plays significant role in adult with autism for enhancing their independence, self- reliance and confidence. Vocational Unit is a place where young adult with autism utilized their previous pre- vocational training for their work for their independence, self-reliance and better life.
Parents & Child Training Program
A short-term training to parents, specially mothers and children with autism; empowering them with knowledge of autism and also skill of ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis), TEACCH (Treatment and Education of Autistic and related Communication-handicapped Children), VBA (Verbal Behavior Analysis), Floor-time and Sensory Integration Therapy methods to apply on their own child,
Help people with autism live the life they choose by contributing your time and effort. Get the satisfaction of making a real difference in people’s lives while meeting new people and potentially learning a new skill. From volunteering at ACNS you can do to improve the lives of people affected by autism in Nepal.
Education and social security project
Education and Social Security Project was started in partnership between Swedish Autism & Asperger Association/MyRight (SHIA) and AutismCare Nepal Society. It was entitled “Increased access of persons with Autism (PWA) in Education and Social Security in Nepal” and started from 2013 . Partnership was continued for year 2014 with immediate objectives:ACN equipped with
Autism Awareness and Inclusion Project
DPOD- Autism Denmark (AD) ProjectAutism Awareness for Inclusion and Promotion of Rights of Person with Autism in Five Development Regions of Nepal Autism Care Nepal Society has started the new project after the successful accomplishment of the project “Mini-Project on Autism Awareness in Nepal in partnership between Autism Denmark and AutismCare Nepal