Spotlight on Potty Training

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 […]

Picture of a professional at her computer working CARD Professional Development ON-DEMAND

We have taken our training sessions and packaged them in a convenient and easy to use e-learning format, so you can have access to Professional Development on a wide variety […]

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Autism & Law Enforcement Training 5/13

Autism & Law Enforcement May 13th, 2017 from 9:30am – 12:00pm Where: Santa Fe College Northwest Campus Building: S Room: 029 3000 NW 83rd Street Gainesville, FL 32606 In collaboration […]

Learn how to make a tasty, low-cost, & healthy dish!

Learn how to make a tasty, low-cost and healthy dish from the UF IFAS Extension Family Nutrition Program. What: Learn about:  Kitchen and Knife Safety  Five Healthy Food […]

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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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:   […]

Implementing High Quality Inclusive Education Presented by Jennifer Kurth May 9 – 11, 2017

DOWNLOAD FLIER HERE REGISTER HERE Presented by: Jennifer Kurth, Ph.D. Hosted by: UF-Gainesville CARD Session Dates and Times: Administrators – 5/9/2017 Session 1 – 1:00 – 3:00 pm Secondary Teachers – […]

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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)

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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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