Christine’s story. She is 43. /// People often ask me if—knowing what I know now—would I have chosen to have children. My answer never changes. Yes. Even though all three of my children have autism. Yes. Even though there are no breaks, you just have to keep going. You learn to live without sleep. My […]
Emma’s story. She is 42. /// My story is a lot different than parents who have young kids with autism now. See, my kid didn’t have autism 20 years ago. Oh, he had autism. I just couldn’t get anyone to say he had autism. It was a different world then and it was a rare diagnosis […]
Muncie Community Unites to Tell Stories of Autism: Often Misunderstood Disorder to Take Center Stage
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 26, 2013 MUNCIE – As the old saying goes, “You never truly understand a person until you have a walked a mile in their shoes.” That adage comes to life Nov. 2nd as Muncie comes together to Face Autism from all angles by sharing the stories of those who face autism […]
1 in 85 children are diagnosed with autism today. To better understand what this experience is like in Muncie, Indiana, we’ll be sharing the stories of individuals facing autism: those with autism, caring for someone with autism, family members, and friends.