Autism Support of West Shore (ASWS) is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization of parents, school staff, and others who actively seek to support and advocate for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and their families.

Our Mission

To advocate and support meaningful participation in all aspects of life for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders and their families in West Michigan. For more information and to share with your friends, download our brochure.

Save the Date

Take a look at our upcoming events!!

Summer Theatre Camp Open Registration

June 20-24, 2016

*ASWS is excited to announce we are extending registration for our summer theatre camp!*

Registration will be open through Sunday, May 29, 2016.  Please click below for more information!!




7th Annual Spring Fling 

May 21, 2016

5:30 - 10:00

Grand Valley State Alumni House

Campus Drive, Allendale

Click here for more information and to reserve your tickets


Monthly Gathering Place 

Turk's Inn - Holland
Second Tuesday of the month 6:30 - 8:00 

Mancino's - Grand Haven
Third Tuesday of the month 6:30 - 8:00

These are informal gatherings to share a meal, beverage or just conversation. Children are always welcome but there is no childcare.


1st Annual Puzzle Run 
April 23, 2016   
Congrats to all our racers in the Puzzle Run at Millennium Park. We had a great turnout and perfect weather! Additional pictures from the event will be posted on our Face Book page. In the meantime, you can check out race times below. 

http://georesults.racemine.com/Igniteyoureventcom/events/2016/puzzle-run/results


Scholarship Opportunities

Family Hope Foundation

Family Hope Foundation offers financial assistance for therapy that is not covered by insurance. Scholarships of up to and including $1,000 per applicant are awarded twice a year, April 1st & October 1st. Visit their website to learn more about the guidelines and to apply.


Disclaimer: It is important to do your own research and make your own informed decisions. Please note that Autism Support of West Shore does not endorse any specific therapy, product, treatment, strategy, opinions, service or individual. We do, however, endorse your right to information.