Quoting Squeaky McGee [16 wks]:" Ohh, I think she's trying to say that autistic children grow into autistic adults, since there is no cure for autism."
Quoting Vivian [♥]:" ohhhh haha Ok. And my old friend, who has gone to school for like 10 years now is convinced it can be cured... ya..."
Quoting Sarah Bare-ah♡:" I totally get it. And I have the same fears and hopes. I hope the therapy and classes are going to ... [snip!] ... he wont need caring for after his dad and I are too old to do it. Who will do it after us? I never want him to go into a home."
Quoting Jax in the Tardis:" I don't know why but it just hit me that August kid grow up to be autistic adults. For some reason I ... [snip!] ... For some reason I just thought of he gets the helphe needs now that idk. I just never thought about it being forever thing."I know some amazing autistic adults. In fact, one of them is heading to NY to sing at Carnegie hall. Do your best. Don't stress too much about the future and the things out of your control. Focus on what you can do for him now to prepare him for life as an adult. Teach him things that he will need on a daily basis. You can do this.
Quoting bbbt:" It is scary considering the life most special needs adults lead. Unless they come from a very wealthy family they almost always end up in some low-end government funded group home. "