In the next decade, 500,000 teens with autism will enter adulthood and age out of school-based services. Adults with autism are less likely to access healthcare, have a job, or pursue a degree beyond high school.
Join J.R. Jamison and Kelsey Timmerman as they discuss Autism in Adulthood.
Photo – By Jesper Sehested Pluslexia via Flickr Creative Commons: https://flic.kr/p/EHKB5v.
- One Day I’ll Flap My Arms in Freedom, and No One Will Care
Kyle Reninger’s story as told to Jason Newman from Facing Autism in Adulthood
- This is My Son
Belinda Hughes’s story as told to Ivy Farguheson from Facing Autism in Muncie, Indiana
- “Warm” by Cambo
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