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State ASD Demonstration Program  

The organization proposes to implement their state plan to improve the systems of services for children and youth affected by autism spectrum disorder in Alaska by accomplishing the following goals: Goal 1: Improve and coordinate early identification, developmental screening, and diagnosis of children with suspected autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders using a rapid response team model; Goal 2: Alaskan children will receive early identification assessment services, medical home designation, and appropriate intervention; Goal 3: Align with the goals of the Alaska Autism Ad Hoc Committee and the Gov Council’s State Autism Plan and the Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems (ECCS) plan to assure continuity and sustainability. Project Status
ONGOING

2010

Funder Health Resources and Services Administration
Fiscal Year Funding $300,000.00
Current Award Period 2008-2011
Project Number H6MMC11064
Principal Investigator Birch, Stephanie
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 5: Where Can I Turn For Services? (Services)
Subcategory Services Utilization and Access
Strategic Plan Objective Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 5SC. Implement and evaluate five models of policy and practice-level coordination among State and local agencies to provide integrated and comprehensive community-based supports and services that enhance access to services and supports, self-determination, economic self-sufficiency, and quality of life for people with ASD across the spectrum and their families, (which may include access to augmentative and alternative communication [AAC] technology), with at least one project aimed at the needs of transitioning youth and at least one study to evaluate a model of policy and practice-level coordination among State and local mental health agencies serving people with ASD, by 2015. IACC Recommended Budget: $25,000,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
State/Country Alaska
Web Link 1 State ASD Demonstration Program (External web link)
Web Link 2 State ASD Demonstration Program (External web link)
Web Link 3 No URL available.
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