Atlas Foundation For Autism
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Atlas honors and embraces students' unique minds, spirits, and voices. Empowered communication and respect for student's passions and abilities ease them into rich social and emotional relationships and experiences.  Self-identity, growth and joyful engagement join with academic learning and choice-driven community integration to aid students in pursuit of their own life goals and happiness.

252 West 29th Street 3rd Floor. New York, NY 10001. Phone: 212-256-0846 - Email


Atlas Highlights

  • Kicking The Spectrum® - Martial arts for all abilities™

    10 Week Program - Starting Oct 27th - Kicking The Spectrum® is an adaptive martial arts program developed to teach and motivate students with special needs. Established in 2010, this innovative program incorporates fitness and wellness into the fundamentals of martial arts.

  • Beautiful Beats Drum Program At Atlas

    Next Date: Oct 22nd - Come join the fun at Atlas every-other Saturday for our newest program where we drum up beautiful beats as students of all ages and abilities have a rockin' good time socializing and jamming with friends. The class will be led by the musical phenom and excellent educator, Stephen Flinn.

  • School Open House

    Next Date: Oct 25th Class culture meets academic, behavioral and sensory needs in an emotionally supportive environment. Come tour our 7300sq.ft facility and have a question and answer with Co-Founders Amanda Friedman & Alison Berkley

  • HAPPy Saturdays

    Happy Saturdays is a social group with a focus on building communication and social skills through movement, sport and recreation.

  • Inspirational Autism & Special Needs Quotes

    A collection of inspirational quotes over images for everyone but particularly relevant to the autism and special needs community.

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