The Center For Autism

  • Non-Profit Organization
  • Healthcare Service
2801 Grant Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19114
(215) 878-3400
(215) 878-2082 (fax)
  • About

    The Center for Autism was founded in 1955 by renowned child
    psychiatrist Bertram A. Ruttenberg, M.D., and is the oldest specialized autism
    center in the nation. Operating as a nonprofit organization, the Center
    provides evaluation and treatment services to over 1,500 individuals and
    families each year at two Philadelphia locations. The organization also
    provides consultations to professionals and organizations throughout the
    Delaware Valley. For more information, please visit

  • Whom to Contact

    • Mr. Hale Peffall
      Director of Development
      Phone: (215) 878-3400 x3316
      Fax: (215) 878-2082