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Total Number of people Waiting for Autism Services = 1,989

Adult Autism Waiver Total = 1,771

Priority 1 Category* = 1,270
Priority 2 Category** = 501

Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP***) = 218

Numbers provided by the Bureau of Autism Services as of December 2015
*Priority 1: Those who are not already receiving state-funded or state and federally-funded home and community-based services.
**Priority 2: Those who are already receiving state-funded or state and federally-funded services (e.g., state center, another waiver, state hospital, nursing home, Intermediate Care Facility).
***ACAP: Only offered in Dauphin, Cumberland, Chester and Lancaster Counties

This chart shows the number of adults with autism in Pennsylvania, according to the recent Census. For more detail, please click on the Autism Census Report.

Adult Autism Chart

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