Aug 16, 2011 0 Share

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Canadian Woman with Autism May Have Been Picked Up by Driver

In Alberta, Canada, a 21-year-old woman with ASD is missing from her home and may have been picked up by a passing driver.  According to The Canadian Press, the woman is nonverbal and needs a high level of support.

Farm Living is the Life for Me

For some adults with autism, a farmstead may be a good option for both housing and employment.  The Huffington Post reports on an example of this model.

Man with Developmental Disability Dies after Being Left in Van

The New York Times reported in August on the death of a 48-year-old man with developmental disabilities who died after caregivers forgot him in a van on a hot afternoon.