Overview of Autism Association (Singapore)
The Autism Association (Singapore) (AA(S)) is one of the Voluntary Welfare Organisations in Singapore, dedicated to support individuals with autism and help them to lead meaningful and quality lives in society.
AA(S) is an independent and expanding charity formed in Aug 1992 by a group of parents. In January 1995, it was registered as a charitable organisation under the Charities Act, Singapore. In July 1997, AA(S) was admitted as a member of the National Council of Social Service (NCSS). It was also granted the Institutions of a Public Character (IPC) status, allowing the Association to issue tax-exempt receipts for public donations.
Mission Statement: To initiate, organise and support provision of a broad spectrum at services for people with autism in Singapore. Such services to encompass education, vocational and life skills training and residential care.
To find out more about AA(S), please go to http://www.autismlinks.org.sg/