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    Welcome The Virginia Institute of Autism (VIA) envisions a world where people overcome the challenges of autism.

  • James C. Hormel students held a bake sale at PVCC to raise money and increase awareness. You can support VIA students here.

  • Are you looking for services for a child or adult with autism? Click here to find help.

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  • Thanks to everyone who made the 2016 Run for Autism 5K a success. Click here to read more.

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The Virginia Institute of Autism

is dedicated to helping people overcome the challenges of autism through innovative, evidence-based programs in education, outreach and adult services.


Do you know someone who has had an extraordinary positive impact on the lives of people with autism and their families? We’ll be accepting nominations for the  Stephen B. Perry Award for Outstanding Service to People with Autism 2016 recipient from April 29 through close of business May 20. Formal presentation of the award will take place at VIA’s 20th Anniversary Gala, Oct. 14, 2016  Read more