AutismCare Nepal Society (ACNS) was founded on 2nd April 2008 on the occasion of the World Autism Awareness Day. It is the only active autism organization in Nepal that is run by passionate parents that care for persons with autism. It is a non-governmental, nonprofit making, non-political NGO registered in District Administration Office (Regd. No. 1067/2065) and affiliated to Social Welfare Council (SWC No: 25314). ACNS is also Income-tax exempt organization under the Income Tax Act 2058 Clause 2 (DHA) recognized by the Internal Revenue Department of Nepal, having PAN No: 302973565. It is the only active autism organization in Nepal, which provide support and information services to person with autism and people who work with person with autism. The group’s initial goal was to raise awareness and provide support to parents and caretakers of children with Autism. As ACNS progressed, it became clear that what was really needed was a center that would help families throughout Kathmandu and Nepal to raise awareness, provide basic therapy services, Special/ Inclusive Education and to develop knowledge base and expertize in the field of autism. ACNS provides support and information services to persons with autism and people who work on autism in Nepal.
We wish to work with organizations worldwide to share information, resources and assist families and children at a national level, and look forward to continuing our contact with families and professionals worldwide. We educate, aware and act for the rights of persons with autism throughout Nepal.