Making a difference in the lives of children and young adults with autism


About HALI®


A Worthy Cause

The HALI® Foundation Mission: We support and provide cutting edge, empirically validated programs that offer hope for fully realized lives to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders and their families. We use trauma informed practices to inspire self-integration by empowering each individual to follow their own path towards independence and integration into their community.


Friends of HALI® Supporters

The HALI® Foundation  wishes to thank all of our Friends of HALI supporters past and present.


Get Involved And Support Our New Creative Arts Services Pilot Project

 The Goals Of The Creative Arts Services Pilot Project

    Address the immediate impact of trauma of 

    domestic violence on children 

    with autism spectrum disorders

    Help children with autism spectrum disorders develop 

    resiliency in order to minimize long 

    term effects of trauma 


Value Of Creative Arts 

Promotes a comfortable, supportive, and creative environment 

Alternative to verbal communication

Increases social skills and interpersonal relationships

Improves sensory integration

Improves motor skills

Improves cognitive functioning: planning, sequencing, organization, attention span, thought processing,    problem solving, flexibility

Strengthens impulse control and emotional regulation

Increases self esteem


Research confirms art therapy is a proven treatment modality that helps individuals on the Autism Spectrum to comfortably explore and attain increased self- awareness, enhanced communication and self-expression, improved focus and motor skills, and balanced sensory integration. 


Fall 2019

  • Release of our Creative Arts Services Pilot Project.

  • Annual HALI Foundation Fundraiser.

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With all of us working together we can accomplish great things!

For more information please contact: 

Seth David Walter

Founder & Executive Director

The HALI Foundation Inc.

365 West End Avenue

Suite 3-E

New York, NY 10024


Cell: (917)716-3563

The HALI® Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.


Donations to The HALI® Foundation are tax deductible and gratefully accepted. 

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