The Rich Center is a nationally acclaimed Ohio Center of Excellence. Ohio’s Centers of Excellence are distinctive, nationally recognized programs in emerging areas of academic study that are platforms for world-class research and academic talent, drivers of economic advancement, and magnets for public and private investment. An externally funded unit of Youngstown State University, The Rich Center for Autism functions as a not-for-profit under the auspices of the Youngstown State University Foundation. All services are provided at no cost to families. Support the Rich Center today!