About us - Fondation Autisme Montréal
Fondation Autisme Montréal
The Fondation Autisme Montréal (FAM) was created in 1991. The FAM financially supports organizations or projects offering respite to families or leisure activities promoting the autonomy and full potential of individuals with autism/ASD. The FAM receives funding requests from various Greater Montreal organizations.
- To receive donations, bequests and other contributions of similar nature of money and securities, to manage these donations and contributions, to organise fundraising campaigns with the objective of acquiring donations for charitable purposes.
- To contribute financially or in any other way to projects with the objective of helping children, teenagers and adults who are on the autism spectrum of the Montréal region.
- To contribute to the well-being, the development and the education of the autistic / PDD clientele and their families and the people who care for them, regarding their physical, mental, social and recreational well-being.
- To sentitize the public to the needs of people on the autism spectrum and / or who have a related disability.