Membership Levels

All memberships are annual from the date of joining.

Educator Membership

Educators, paraeducators, and college students working toward a professional degree that will lead them to educate or support individuals on the autism spectrum receive:

  • Free admission to speaker meetings
  • Free subscription to xMindsWire, our monthly newsletter highlighting local events and resources for autism families

Family Membership

For a $40 annual fee, individuals with autism, their families, and caregivers who support them receive:

  • Free admission to monthly speaker meetings for all members of your immediate family
  • Free admission to family events for all members of your immediate family
  • Free subscription to xMindsWire, our monthly newsletter highlighting local events and resources for autism families

Nonprofit Organization Membership

For a $80 annual fee, nonprofit organizations receive:

  • Inclusion in the professional services directory hosted on our website (inclusion is voluntary)
  • An introduction in our free newsletter, xMindsWire, circulation over 800 in the Maryland/Washington D.C. area
  • Announcement of your events or programs in the xMindsWire.  Submissions must be received no later than the first of each month via a secure online submission form.
  • Distribution of your printed materials at our meetings and family events. Materials must be received in hand (not via email or electronically) 48 hours before a scheduled meeting or event.
  • Free admission (for up to three people) to our monthly speaker meetings

Individual Professional Membership

For an $80 annual fee, professionals receive:

  • Inclusion in the professional services directory hosted on our website (inclusion is voluntary)
  • An introduction in our monthly newsletter, xMindsWire, circulation over 800 in the Maryland/Washington D.C. area
  • Free admission to our monthly speaker meetings

Professional Organization Membership

For a $150 annual fee, professional organizations receive:

  • Inclusion in the professional services directory hosted on our website (inclusion is voluntary)
  • An introduction in our free newsletter, xMindsWire, circulation over 800 in the Maryland/Washington D.C. area
  • Announcement of your events or programs in the xMindsWire. Submissions must be received no later than the first of each month via a secure online submission form.
  • Distribution of your printed materials at our meetings and family events. Materials must be received in hand (not via email or electronically) 48 hours before a scheduled meeting or event.
  • Free admission (for up to three people) to our monthly speaker meetings



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