March 09, 2017

Last month, five documentary films were nominated for an Academy Award. These included films about refugees, the OJ Simpson Trial, the civil rights movement, race and the prison system – and autism. Though the film about autism – “Life Animated” – did not win, it received significant praise and won several other awards including Best Director for a Documentary and the Audience Award, both at the Sundance Film Festival. [...] Read More »

Meet Ben and his Professional Au Pair Bianca
October 17, 2015

Katie Gaughen, a Social Worker from Hingham Massachusetts, has three kids under the age of three, including her son Ben who has been diagnosed with autism. When juggling three toddlers and Bens special needs became too much for Katie her husband, they made the decision to seek extra help. After unsuccessfully trying regular agencies, they [...] Read More »

Meet Mikey and his Professional Au Pair Julia
November 07, 2014

Meet Mikey and Julia, a 23-year-old Occupational Therapist from Germany helping Mikey and his family as Professional Special Needs Au Pair:

International Caregivers Making A Difference In The Lives of Families Raising Children With Autism
June 10, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE San Clemente, CA – April is Autism Awareness Month. Finding and securing affordable childcare for autistic children is one of the biggest challenges parents of these children face. According to the CDC, 1 in 68 children is on the autism spectrum which means that this problem affects millions of families in the [...] Read More »