• Kick-Off Fundraiser
  • Creating Community

    The Social Cog helps independently functioning adults with autism and other developmental and social challenges develop friendships, connections, and community.
  • Amazing People, Lifelong Friendships

    An accepting peer group, specialized social coaching, and shared social and emotional experiences lead to a satisfying social life.
  • Support Our Mission!

    THANK YOU to everyone who supported The Social Cog during Give Miami Day. We are so incredibly grateful to all of you!

    Your donations help adults with Autism make and keep friends!

The Social Cog's Unique "Three Cog" Method

ACCEPTING PEER GROUP Our group is comprised of welcoming and accepting Members who are always excited to meet new people that share their desire to develop new friendships and enjoy a satisfying social life.

INDIVIDUALIZED SOCIAL COACHING Our Coaches are trained clinicians who work closely with each Member to set social goals.

SHARED SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL EXPERIENCES Sharing social and emotional experiences with others helps us develop meaningful connections that help build satisfying relationships.

The Social Cog In Action

Our monthly Outings provide fun, interactive activities for our Members to enjoy. They offer the shared social and emotional experience that serve as a building block for lasting friendships. Take a look at what our Members get up to in this short video!


- EXPIRATION DATE: 2021 / 11 / 18


- EXPIRATION DATE: 2021 / 11 / 14

Ways to Give

  • Donate Now

    Your donation will make a difference Today!


  • Kick-Off Virtual Fundraiser

    The Social Cog Kick-Off: Virtual Fundraiser and Silent Auction will be held online from August 16th until August 21st. The proceeds from this event will help us continue our mission, which can only be achieved with your support!
  • Create your personal fundraiser

    Host Your Personal Fundraiser
  • Member Events

    Member Outings are social and cultural events organized to connect Members and encourage friendships. The gatherings allow our Members the opportunity to have enjoyable shared experiences. 
  • Amazon Smile

    Choose Social Cog as your charity.  Each time you shop at Amazon a portion is donated to us.
  • Open Fundraisers

    Support Our Online Fundraisers Now!

The Social Cog News

  • The Pelican Harbor Seabird Station

    The Social Cog Members enjoyed an amazing sunny day at The Pelican Harbor Sea Bird Station. The Members got to experience a bird release, and met all the rescued animals in their care. They also enjoyed some food and games by the bay.
  • Shake-A-Leg

    The Social Cog Members enjoyed sailing, kayaking, and pontoon Boat Riding! We had a great time at this Outing! We all rode the pontoon boat to a small island and kayaked and sailed from there. We finished the afternoon off with a great picnic lunch filled with games and socializing at the island!
  • The Real Food Academy

    The Social Cog Members had a great day while learning some valuable cooking skills! Our Members cooked delicious oatmeal cookies, salad, and even paella! Then they enjoyed the fruits of their labor while spending time catching up with their friends.
  • Empower Farms

    The Social Cog Members enjoyed a day with our friends at Empower Farm. They worked together in teams planting crops, mulching, managing vegetable seedlings, and even painting! We finished the day with a well-earned lunch and a tour of the whole farm.

We work hard as a team to help our Members connect with each other based on specific interests, characteristics, and needs.

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