The association aims at “helping individuals and families with autistic children and/or family members to help themselves”. People from the entire spectrum of autistic disorders (or ASD in English, ASS in German) are addressed. In order to be able to help people who are directly or indirectly affected by ASD, the association intends to provide information and knowledge about ASD and the corresponding therapy options. The association does not pursue commercial purposes and does not strive for profit.