Mishy- thinking of you and how the eval will go...
I am new to this thread, my nephew is 5 and severely autistic. He has No words, is not potty trained, and has been with OT, PT, speech, and more therapists than I can remember since 2yrs old. Next week my sister and her family will move him to a Residential home where he will get the best one on one care he needs, 24/7. The 'experts' say there is hope because they will begin working with him at such a young age...
My question to any of you: Do you know of a child who has gone to a Residential Home for Autism, and how can I help my sister? What can I give, in addition to my love and support, to help her and him through this? The home is 1 1/2 hrs away from her home. We are in Massachusetts.