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Washington Post Discusses Difficulties Faced by Parents of Adults with Autism

July 29, 2014

(July 29, 2014) - An article in the Washington Post this past week discussed the lack of services and opportunities currently available to adults with autism. The article quotes Autism Speaks Executive Vice President Lisa Goring. “There are not enough services. It’s a real problem for families.”

The Post covers issues faced by families of adults such as wandering, insurance coverage, transitioning, housing and more.

Autism Speaks is committed to providing resources and expanding opportunities for adults with autism. For resources for adults from Autism Speaks, including information on housing and employment, click here.