Penn Autism Network (PAN)

University of Pennsylvania Department of Psychiatry

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PAN’s mission is to maximize awareness about issues regarding adults with autistic spectrum disorders and their families; to identify, develop and disseminate resources to promote successful inclusion in the community; and to facilitate positive programmatic and systemic changes.  PAN provides workshops on: reducing stigma in schools and workplaces; aiding in the transition from high school to post-secondary education and/or vocational training; improving access to housing, higher education, and jobs; increasing recreational opportunities; and enhancing resources for people with autism to achieve their goals.


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Deirdre C. Wright
Special Projects Manager
Social Learning Disorders Program
3535 Market Street, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104