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Autism Network International. PO Box 448, Syracuse, NY 13210.

Autism Research Institute. 4182 Adams Avenue, San Diego, CA 92116. (619) 281–7165.

Autism Society of America. 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 650, Bethesda, MD 20814. (301) 657–0881; (800) 3AUTISM. .

Center for the Study of Autism. P.O. Box 4538, Salem, OR 97302.

National Autism Hotline. c/o Autism Services Center, PO Box 507, 605 Ninth Street, Huntington, WV 25710. (304) 525–8014.

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