About Us

Our Mission

Mission for Educating Citizens with Autism (MECA) assists individuals with autism in reaching their full potential as productive, socially-connected, and personally-fulfilled individuals by establishing appropriate educational in the least restrictive environment possible, by raising the general public’s awareness of autism, by advocating for greater acceptance and support of individuals with autism, and by facilitating opportunities for persons with autism to participate more fully in their communities.


The multi-media presentation developed by the Mission for Educating Children with Autism was invaluable to me and the other Members of the appropriations Committee to understanding the impact the suggested changes would have on families living with this  disorder -Senator Robert Thompson