Pause in New Referrals to Autism and DD Clinic
The Waisman Center Autism and Developmental Disabilities Clinic (A&DD), one of 11 specialty clinics at the Waisman Center in partnership with UW Health Kids, is currently accepting new referrals for children 4 years old and younger.
A&DD is not currently accepting referrals for diagnostic evaluations for children 5 and over. Limited referrals are being accepted for children who require urgent consultation with a developmental pediatrician or nurse practitioner.
Resources are available:
There are five Regional Centers for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs throughout the state for services and support.
Information about the regional centers is available at https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/cyshcn/regionalcenters.htm
Southern Regional Center: 1-800-532-3321
Adams, Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Dodge, Grant, Green, Iowa, Juneau, Lafayette, Richland, Rock, Sauk, Vernon
Southeast Regional Center: 1-800-234-KIDS (5437)
Jefferson, Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Walworth, Washington, Waukesha
Northeast Regional Center: 1-877-568-5205
Brown, Calumet, Door, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Marinette, Marquette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, Sheboygan, Waupaca, Waushara, Winnebago
Northern Regional Center: 1-866-640-4106
Ashland, Bayfield, Florence, Forest, Iron, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Oneida, Portage, Price, Sawyer, Taylor, Vilas, Wood
Western Regional Center: 1-800-400 3678
Barron, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Rusk, St. Croix, Trempealeau, Washburn
Another resource for services and supports is the Well Badger Resource Center at www.wellbadger.org or 1.800.642.7837.