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Actors for Autism is a performing arts and digital film making organization that provides programs for individuals with disabilities ages six and up. Programs include acting, film making, animation, claymation, dance, music, social skills, performing arts academy and vocational training.

Latest Announcements from Actors for Autism

Actors for Autism will be hosting an Open House on Sunday, September 21st 1:00-3:00pm
Those interested in learning more about the Advanced Media
Vocational Academy & The Video Game Designer Academy
should attend for an indepth presentation and tour. To RSVP email:

Practical Film Program©
Written by Dr. Alisa Wolf is available for a site license!
If you are interested in film-making?
Well, now you can license The Practical Film Program© at your location.
The Practical Film Program is a 20 week vocational Program designed to provide adults with developmental disabilities an initial entry-level working knowledge of film-production and related industries while building on those skills over a subsequent 20 week workshops. For more information please contact us at

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SHERMAN OAKS, CA – September 18, 2013– ACTORS FOR AUTISM is proud to announce that it has received a 4,000 Quality of Life grant from the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.

The award was one of 76 grants totaling almost $427,000 awarded by the Reeve Foundation to nonprofit organizations nationwide that provide more opportunities, access, and daily quality of life for individuals living with paralysis, their families, and caregivers. Created by the late Dana Reeve, the program has awarded 2,131 grants totaling over $16 million since 1999.

ACTORS FOR AUTISM will use the grant for the MEET THE BIZ WORKSHOPS. The workshops are for the Entertainment Industry to connect with all types of actors and professionals in the Entertainment Industry for 25 workshops with 40 different industry professionals for only a total of a $40 registration fee. Register Now to the right ⇒

Whether living with paralysis, blindness, deafness, Down syndrome, Autism, or able-bodied, the workshops involve everyone to further their knowledge and connections.

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Read about Actors for Autism's newest scholarship, The Robby Slomann Scholarship Fund. Click here.

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Actors For Autism

Actors for Autism is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement, education, and training of people on the autistic spectrum. We achieve this mission by providing new and innovative programs in the performing arts and media/technology.

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