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Home & Family

In the Home & Family section of the CAR Autism Roadmap™, you will learn:

  • How to prepare for life cycle events (such as the birth of a new baby, moving to a new home, or separation and divorce)
  • How to prepare for holiday celebrations, birthday parties, and play dates
  • How to find childcare and respite
  • How to support siblings
  • How to teach hygiene and other self-care habits, including toilet learning and sex education
  • How to foster independent living
  • Residential options available to adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

The Home & Family section of the CAR Autism Roadmap™ answers many questions you may have and may help you to prepare for the unexpected. Use the filter options on the left side of your screen below to narrow article selections by categories.