Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Keeping everything the same

Life is hard enough for kids with autism. One thing that helps autistic kids is routine and stability, so imagine how much more traumatic divorce is for these vulnerable children. With that in mind, this is very good news:

Today the National Autism Association (NAA) announced the launching of its Family First Program, a comprehensive national marital counseling program to combat divorce rates within the autism community. The new initiative offers couples with autistic children immediate access to marital counseling, and a grant program for those unable to afford it.

Read more here.

1 comment:

Maddy said...

thanks for the link.
Best wishes