The state Department of Public Welfare is trying to make it easier for parents whose children suffer from autism to get help.
A website, toll-free number and specialists are being set up to help those families.
The Bureau of Autism Services is funding the project.
One in 88 children are affected by autism.
If you or someone you know needs help, you can call 1-877-231-4244 or visit www.PAautism.org