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Top Ways to Plan for Your Special Needs Child’s Future

Top Ways to Plan for Your Special Needs Child's Future https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/plan-special-needs-childs-future/

Parents of adult disabled children have a greater reason than most to fear their death. What will happen to my child? How can people of modest means plan for those 20 or 40 years between our death and the death of that adult child? What if the child’s abilities cannot be readily translated into gainful […]

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Funding for a Lifetime of Needs With Autism is Critical

Funding for a Lifetime of Needs With Autism is Critical https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/funding-lifetime-needs-autism-critical/

Two new studies were released, one published in the Journal of JAMA Pediatrics and one by the federal government, at the end of 2018 that confirmed that one in 40 children ages three to 17 are diagnosed with autism.  This prevalence has increased from one in 150 children in 18 short years. As with many […]

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Easy Ways You Can Create a Comprehensive IEP/504 Plan Home File

Easy Ways You Can Create a Comprehensive IEP/504 Plan Home File https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/ways-to-create-plan-file/

By now you (and your child) are probably breathing a sigh of relief that you made it through another school year. Most likely the last thing you want to do right now is to think about the next school year. That’s perfectly understandable. It’s okay to allow some time to decompress and forget about it […]

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Protecting Your High-Functioning Child without the Need for Guardianship

Tom asks, “I know there was a question regarding guardianship in a prior issue.  Based upon the questions that were posed in your answer, I am not sure if my daughter will need guardianship, but she may still need some protection.  Are there any alternatives to guardianship?” Tom, thank you for your question.  Your question […]

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