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

Upcoming Events

Shop for a Cause

Saturday, August 29, 2015
The Autism Society is proud to partner with Macy’s for it, 2015s 10th annual “Shop For A Cause” charity shopping. Donate $5 for a shopping pass and receive exclusive savings* on most regular, sale and clearance purchases in every Macy’s department store all day on August 29 (some exclusions apply). One hundred percent of your $5 donation will directly benefit the Autism Society. Plus, you can enter to win a $500 Macy's Gift Card!

Macy’s “Shop For A Cause” is a unique one-day-only shopping event created to support local charities’ fundraising efforts. For more information about Macy’s “Shop For A Cause,” visit

2015 Annual Golf Outing and Auction

September 26, 2015
Grand Haven Golf Club
1700 Lincoln St.
Grand Haven, MI 49417

Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. Shotgun Start at 10:00 a.m.
The Autism Support of West Shore will host its annual Golf Outing and fundraiser at the Grand Haven Golf Club on Saturday, September 26, 2015.

Click here for online registration

Click here for Golf Outing Sponsorship

Click here to download a 2015 brochure

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.