With no options for their adult son with autism, this couple builds a community

With no options for their adult son with autism, this couple builds a community

“For the growing number of individuals like Jon with significant special needs who are quickly aging out of the school system, the need for support and learning does not just end when they hit a magic birthday. Caudy and Heighten looked at communities around the country that support adults with special needs such as Bittersweet Farms in Ohio, First Place AZ in Phoenix, and Sweetwater Spectrum in California before creating 29 Acres with other families for a viable place in North Texas to do the same.”

http://www.today.com/parents/parents-plan-future-community-life-son-autism-t107437

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