Membership Levels

Membership options that make sense

As a nonprofit organization, we depend solely on the support of our members as
we work to fulfill our mission to raise public awareness about AS and related disorders, advocate for improved education and services, and provide support and information to the Asperger and autism community.

Access to some of the content on this website is available only to subscribing members. Various membership options and benefits are shown below.

Becoming an ASCEND member is easy.

NEW MEMBERS can join using the links in the membership levels below. If you use our online payment option, you’ll gain access to the information you need immediately.

Need to Pay
by Check?

Download our PDF

membership form

and simply send us

your registration by

US Mail.

RENEWING MEMBERS: Click here to login and renew your membership online now.

GIFT MEMBERSHIPS: Give an ASCEND Membership as a gift to a loved on or colleague. Select one of the new membership options below, and indicate during checkout that the membership is a gift. Please note that you’ll need to have enough of the recipients contact information on hand to complete the required fields for their member profile.

All membership levels include these primary benefits:

  • FREE admission to speaker meetings
  • DISCOUNTED admission to ASCEND annual conferences
  • INVITATIONS to members-only events
  • Access to MEMBERS-ONLY resources on our website

Click on the following to learn more information:

ASCEND Student Membership



ASCEND Family Level Membership



ASCEND Individual Professional Membership



ASCEND Professional Organizational Membership