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.

Ways to Support Autism Support of West Shore
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Heart of West Michigan United Way

Heart of West Michigan United Way investors can choose to designate all or part of their annual contributions to Autism Support of West Shore.  To designate your gift to ASWS, use the United Way Designation Form and write: Autism Support of West Shore, Spring Lake, Michigan.

Save the Date

Regular Monthly Gatherings

Turk's Inn - Holland   Second Thursday of the month 6:30 - 8:00
Mancino's - Grand Haven   Third Thursday of the month 6:30 -8:00
se are informal gatherings to share a meal, beverage and conversation.  Children are always welcome but there is no childcare.

Take a look at our upcoming events!!

Mark Your Calendars

Speaker Series and Events: Free and open to the public unless specifically specified.  Topics are relevant to parents, family members, educators, and professionals.  Childcare is not provided.

Puzzle Run Race Results

Spring Fling Celebration and Banquet

May 20, 2017


Grand Valley State University Alumni House

One Campus Drive

Allendale, MI

Join us for an evening of celebrating award winners for You Make a Difference Awards and Educator of the Year Award.  Our speakers for the evening will be Bob and Ann Coyne "A Family Journey".  And back for the seventh year music by Wind Song. 
Purchase tickets at

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.