The Autism Project of Palm Beach County (APPBC) is a parent found & sponsored, non-profit organization incorporated since 1996 to generate funding for services, resources, and education to improve the lives of individuals with autism spectrum disorders and their families. Learn more about more autism, read articles, or find a service provider
•Raise funds to purchase land & build a center in Palm Beach County. •Improve awareness & understanding of autism spectrum disorders.•Provide information & resources.•Expand availability of Lifespan Services.•Increase the number of trained professionals in the field.•The APPBC website provides job postings for local organizations as well as limited funding for training and workshops.
1 in 68 Children identified with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
LOCATION & DEVELOPMENT FOR COEWe are proud to announce that groundbreaking for the $30 million Els Center of Excellence took place on March 9, 2014! The Center has been the dream of Ernie and Liezl since the creation of the Els for Autism Foundation in 2009 and it will soon become a reality. Work is proceeding on the Center, which will be built on 27 acres in the heart of Limestone Creek, a historic area of Jupiter in the western part of the community.