My son Nicholas has high functioning autism. He became an Eagle Scout when he was in ninth grade. He continues to give back to his community. He recently planned a Zumba to promote awareness and sold t-shirts. He speaks to local businesses and civic groups about autism and his experiences. He hopes to make things […]
On April 28, Kent Pierce from WTNH visited Hospital for Special Care to inform the community about Spectrum of Kindness and the inpatient autism unit.
I am not a mother of a child who has autism, but an aunt and a big sister. I am helping to raise my niece and have been close to my little brother. My niece is my best friend I love helping her learn new things and watching her get inspired on a day to […]
My daughter, Grace, is almost 5 and is on the autism spectrum. She is nonverbal but is fierce and friendly and much braver than her father. She has had more doctors than years. They have included a neurologist, a neurogeneticist, a nephrologist, a radiologist, a pediatric dentist capable of using necessary sedation to fill ordinary […]
Connecticut’s State Comptroller tells a story of his two oldest children on the spectrum and how he was glad he introduced them to a very understanding police officer.