Most can agree that moving can be very stressful, especially for adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs). Not only is the transition challenging for the individual but the family as well. Finding the perfect housing and necessary services can be complicated, leaving families unsure where to start. Autism Speaks understands the journey can be overwhelming. Please visit The Housing and Residential Support section of the Autism Speaks website for a series of tools to guide you through the process of establishing residential services and support for your loved on with autism.
The purpose of The Housing and Residential Support sections is to:
• Help you search for housing options
• Keep you informed of promising developments and resources
• News in housing and residential supports
Make sure to download the FREE Autism Speaks Housing and Residential Support Tool Kit. The tool kit was designed to assist individuals and families identify and secure appropriate residential supports and services.
If you know someone who is dealing with autism or another mental illness, Pasadena Villa can help. We provide full medical treatment, psychiatric therapy, medication management, life skills training, and aftercare via our safe, friendly locations in Orlando, Florida and the Tennessee Smoky Mountains. Call 877-845-5235 or contact us online for more information about our residential mental health programs.