a parent helps their child with autism amid social distancing

How to Help a Child with Autism Amid Social Distancing

When it comes to social distancing, many parents recognize the benefits of keeping their children with autism protected from coronavirus. That often means pulling them out of educational programs and in-person therapy sessions. It was a difficu thing to do, but it seemed essential. While social distancing is still important, it is still possible to…

a child can qualify for ssi for autism

How Your Child with Autism Can Qualify for Social Security Benefits

The Social Security Administration provides access to Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for children who are under the age of eighteen and who meet specific requirements. It is important for parents of a child with autism to consider working with their local Social Security Administration office to ensure the child’s benefits are set up. Numerous steps…