6th Annual Suwannee River Paddle for Autism 4/29/17

6th Annual Suwannee River Paddle for Autism Saturday, April 29, 2017\ Start 9am – noon at Highway 51 Bridge near Mayo for 3 to 4 hour trip to the Suwannee […]

Spotlight on Relationships

Spotlights are a new feature here on the CARD-UF website.    A link to our newest spotlight can be found below as well as a link to archived editions.  We will […]

Project Leo: Free Tracking Devices Available to Individuals with ASD in Alachua, Baker, Columbia, Hamilton, and Suwannee Counties

Project Leo is a pilot project to provide personal devices to aid search & rescue efforts for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Alachua, Baker, Columbia, Hamilton, and Suwannee Counties. This […]

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Sibling Support Group Survey: Your response appreciated!

***UF CARD Sibling Support Group Survey*** Sibling Support Groups are a great place for siblings of children with disabilities to talk about their shared experiences, share a meal, and most […]

Upcoming Trainings and Events (updated 4/19/2017)

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Lake Day 2017

Please join the brothers of Alpha Tau Omega & CARD UF/Gainesville for Lake Day 2017 Where: Lake Wauburg (8 miles south of UF on Highway 441) Please tell person at […]

Please join us for Envision the Invisible: Celebrating Autism in the Arts

Where: Hippodrome State Theatre 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601 When: Monday, May 8, 2017 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Reception to follow 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. Featuring: […]

REGISTER NOW! Reducing Anxiety in the Classroom Presented by Jessica Minahan June 21,2017

DOWNLOAD FLIER HERE REGISTER HERE Presented by: Jessica Minahan, M.Ed., BCBA Hosted by: UF-Gainesville CARD DATE & TIME:  Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM EDT Location:   […]

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The Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) provides support and assistance with the goal of optimizing the potential of people with autism and related disabilities.

UF East Campus

UF East Campus

Counties Served by CARD-UF Gainesville: Alachua, Bradford, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Putnam, Suwannee, Union

If you live in a different county in Florida, find your CARD here.


1-(800)-9-AUTISM or Local (Gainesville Area) (352)-273-0581




Our offices are located in the University of Florida's East Campus Building.

Center for Autism and Related Disabilities
2046 NE Waldo Road, Suite 3200
Gainesville, FL 32609

Map to Waldo Road Office   ( Download Free Adobe Reader)

Map to Visitor Parking     ( Download Free Adobe Reader)


Our office hours are Mondays 1pm-5pm, and Tuesday-Friday 9am-5pm. You can call us Toll Free 1-(800)-9-AUTISM or Local (Gainesville Area) (352)-273-0581. We look forward to seeing you!


Please note that CARD may be considered an agency of the State of Florida and that certain records of CARD may be considered public records, which are subject to the Florida Public Record law. Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. The mailing list is not shared with any other agency, individual, or entity outside of CARD unless required by law.


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