To promote community awareness and provide diagnostic and therapeutic services for individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD); to educate and support professionals and families on ASD-related issues; to support and provide resources for families; to stimulate research and represent the best interests of the autism community in Tucson and its surrounding areas.
Our core values define the essence of TAFA-as an organization and its staff- and underlie ALL activities conducted by TAFA in the pursuit of our Mission. Our core values include professionalism, friendliness, respect, knowledge, education, determination, perseverance, integrity, and community collaboration.
The Aspiring values for TAFA outline our expectations and vision for TAFA in the autism community. These Aspiring Values provide the framework of how we will meet our mission.
The first choice for autism diagnostic, therapeutic and related programs in the community.
A powerful resource and unifying influence for families and individuals affected by ASD.
A friendly, safe, and clean place for families and individuals affected by ASD to feel welcome.
A recognizable and reputable name and leading voice for the Tucson community for local, state and national ASD issues.
A source of education for families, schools professional and others.