Skills for 400 Children with Autism in Venezuela

by Autismo en Voz Alta Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked


We provide assessment services for 300 children/teens with autism, much needed specialized comprehensive education to 100 students with autism and need-based financial support in ranges of 35%-95% of total cost for both. Assessment sessions define the needs and provide guidelines -including advice to family- to address the disorder. Psycho-educational attention provides a structured environment and schedule, and an individualized educational program. We are a private, non for profit program.

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Autism is a complex neurological disorder characterized by difficulties in social interaction, communication and behavior. Prevalence is 1 of 68; best hope for effective social and family integration is good assessment coupled with specialized education. Venezuela is on a dire situation to face the autism challenge; programs and talent scarcity combined with hyper-inflation is severely restricting the access to special education and services. People with autism are massively underserved.


We provide assessment services to more than 300 people annually, comprehensive psycho-educational attention to 100 children/teens with autism and need-based financial support in ranges of 35%-95% of total cost for both. We aim to develop their skills and abilities to allow them to integrate effectively within their communities, and give their families the attention, and guidance they need to support them.

Long-Term Impact

We are committed to continue learning from global best practices, training teachers, improving our educational model, and more broadly becoming a role model in autism education for others -in Venezuela and beyond- to follow. We aspire to develop the skills and abilities of children/teens with autism and their families to allow them to integrate more effectively within the society. We seek to provide the right timely assessment necessary to address the developmental needs of those with autism.


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Organization Information

Autismo en Voz Alta

Location: Caracas - Venezuela
Website: http:/​/​
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @Aenvozalta
Project Leader:
Marianella Paul
Caracas, Miranda Venezuela

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Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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