Lorain County Moms.com: Moms and dads plan for family trips, college and weddings, but life sometimes throws a curve called autism.
And it’s hitting more and more families. An average of one in every 110 children in the United States has an autism spectrum disorder.
These neurodevelopmental disorders can make communication and social interaction difficult, sometimes impossible, for those who struggle with them.
Autism poses yet another challenge for parents, though, one that requires a different set of experts. Parents must pencil out how they will pay for everything that is needed sometimes for a child’s lifetime.