Tips & Suggestions

Networking together, we are a vital resource for each other. Please share information you believe will help grandparents to improve their understanding of autism, interactions with grandchildren and enhance their family relationships.

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You will find valuable information about how you can teach your grandchildren Life Skills in this new category.   As children with autism mature to adulthood, it is necessary to learn basic life skills in order for them to achieve the best quality of life possible.

Alexandra J. Rogers, Ph.D. describes how people with autism may learn differently and she provides insightful information about how to approach teaching them. The chores most grandparents perform routinely, such as grooming, shopping, banking, preparing meals, laundry and keeping our homes clean, are essential skills that we can teach our grandchildren.