In the News
In Alberta, Canada, a 21-year-old woman with ASD is missing from her home and may have been picked up by a passing driver. According to The Canadian Press, the woman is nonverbal and needs a high level of support.
For some adults with autism, a farmstead may be a good option for both housing and employment. The Huffington Post reports on an example of this model.
The New York Times reported in August on the death of a 48-year-old man with developmental disabilities who died after caregivers forgot him in a van on a hot afternoon.