Who is served by the Southwest Missouri Autism Project?
The Southwest Missouri Autism Project (SWMAP) serves individuals in 23 counties throughout southwestern Missouri. Individuals are served through the Joplin and Springfield regional offices. In order to be eligible for Autism Project services, individuals must be eligible to receive services from the Division of Developmental Disabilities and have a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder. The Division requires documentation of a formal diagnosis for verification during the intake process.