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Al Sigl Community of Agencies, Autism Up and CP Rochester announced today that they are collaborating to build the new Golisano Autism Center Rochester, which will expand and enhance autism services to serve the more than 10,000 people diagnosed with autism in the Greater Rochester and surrounding areas.The new Center will be named for philanthropist and Paychex and Golisano Foundation Chairman, Tom Golisano, who announced that he is making a matching challenge grant of $2.5 million to help build the Center.
Together their work will greatly improve quality of life, and the effectiveness of services delivered for individuals with autism, their families and providers alike.Potential Hope Lodge Hospitality House guests must be referred by their treatment center or hospital.Travel time and length of stay, along with other guidelines, determine if potential guests are eligible for Hope Lodge Hospitality House services. Patients spend millions of dollars every year on overnight stays, adding to the financial strain of mounting medical bills and interrupted employment. Thomas Golisano Hope Lodge Hospitality House addresses these concerns with free or low-cost lodging for cancer, trauma and organ transplant patients and their caregiver, in a supportive environment. Getting the right care sometimes means having to travel far from home.ASD is a life-long developmental disability diagnosed between ages two to five that impacts communication, interaction, behaviors and learning in different ways, and requires a unique approach to support services.
It’s estimated that 10,000 live with autism in the Greater Rochester Area.
As a parent of a child with autism, I know how exhausting and confusing it can be to go from place to place for services,” explains Sarah Milko, Executive Director of Autism Up.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, one in 68 has been identified with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Hope Lodge Hospitality House offers:• 30 guest rooms with private bathrooms, ample closet space, cable TV with DVD player and wireless internet access• Common kitchen area• Common dining area• Common lounge areas on each floor with cable TV• Common library with an Internet access computer workstation, reading materials and movies• Lounge with piano and guitar• Fitness room• Library• Outdoor terrace with picnic tables and grill• Free laundry facilities• Support programs and services While the facility offers many of the comforts of home, the true magic of the Hope Lodge is the atmosphere.
Guests, facing similar circumstances, rally around each other, offering strength and support.
American Cancer Society donations cover the cost for people with cancer.