Menu UF Health Home Menu

Autism Awareness Month: Save these Dates!

APRIL is Autism Awareness Month! Please click on the links below for details. Additional events will be added as information becomes available. 4/4 8th Annual EHS S.T.A.R. 5K 4/18 APD/Family Care […]


Register now for Stomp the Swamp 2015!

Stomp the Swamp for Autism 2015 Date: 2/7/2015 Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Location: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium Please click on this link to register: Pre-Registration for our fitness […]

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 […]

Prev Next

Recent News

Save the Date: 8th Annual S.T.A.R. 5K Autism Awareness Walk/Run April 4th, 2015

8th Annual S.T.A.R. 5K Autism Awareness Walk/Run April 4th, 2015  at Boulware Springs Nature Park 3400 Southeast 15th Street, Gainesville, FL 32641 Purpose: Raise autism awareness and funds for the UF Center for […]

Save the Date: Suwannee River Paddle for Autism – April 25, 2015

Suwannee paddle autism flyer 2015 rev20150110   4th Annual Suwannee River Paddle for Autism – Saturday, April 25, 2015 Start 9am – noon at Highway 51 Bridge near Mayo for 3 to 4 […]

Thank you, Lucky’s Market!

We would like to thank Lucky’s Market Gainesville for choosing us as one of their first quarter “Bags for Change” benefiting organizations! We will have an information booth at the […]

Thank you, Satchel’s Pizza!

Thank you Satchels’ Pizza for choosing us as the January 2015 SATCH CASH Recipient! From… “Every year Satchel’s donates the profits from our ATM machines to non profit organizations that […]

Check out our growing list of available ON-DEMAND Trainings!

  Challenging Behaviors in Young Children with Autism with Melanie Nelson Taking Control of Challenging Behavior with Kirsty MacIver Computers and Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder with John Polefko Keeping […]

Lunch Chat #4 Communicating with an iPad

January 29, 12pm-1pm TOPIC: Communicating with an iPad  Presenter: Jovon Howard, UF CARD Constituency Board Member and Proloquo2go 3 Trainer Jovon Howard is a Parent and Advocate for children with special needs.  […]


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


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.


Loading events...

Contact Us

Please type the characters you see in the image below.

CAPTCHA Image reload captcha

Subscribe to eNews

Please select your role:

Get your Florida Autism License Plate!

Get your Florida Autism License Plate!