Fraser’s Apps for Autism

by Tristan Pollock


FRASERIn a time when Y- and Z-generation teens and young adults are living such wired lives,  Minnesota-based nonprofit Fraser is engaging the rapidly rising number of adolescents on the autism spectrum with communication-focused mobile applications.

Founded in 1935, Fraser brings over 75 years of special-needs experience to its autistic clients in the form of two important new mobile apps for the iPhone and iPod touch: QuickCues and
My Healthy Smile.

QuickCues, launched in April 2010, combines four different in-app modules to address a variety of social scripts: