"Every child is a gift that brings out the best in all of us."

Deborah Smith-Pressley, Chief Executive Office / Founder

What is autism?

Experts estimate that three to six children out of every 1,000 will have
autism. Males are four times...

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About the Pressleys

When the Pressleys were told that their handsome (then five year-old) son Garrett suffers from Autism...

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The Mission to enhance and benefit the lives of Autistic children ages thirteen to adulthood...

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Representing those with Autism and their families.

GPARC provides a wide array of services matching clients to suitable advocates. Advocacy services are provided on an as-need basis...

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Call for Volunteers

Help with your time, expertise, or via internship.

If you have skills and interests which may be of use to help our recipients and families and are interested in getting involved with GPARC, please contact us...

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  • Mentorship
  • Economic & Educational Consulting Services
  • Mental Health Care Advocacy Services
  • Family Support Groups
  • Medical Directory
  • Parent Leadership Training
  • Public Awareness
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