It is with a great deal of humility that we are even attempting to describe what the future may hold for you and your family.
On the one hand, we want you to be as prepared as possible so you can negotiate the challenges that may await your family.
Raising him will very likely be quite difficult and stressful.
It will be life changing if I choose him as a partner, for me and my kids.
This special needs dating website will feature an easy-to-navigate interface that allows users to search for people based on location and level of functioning.
Once connected with another person, the internal messaging system will allow users to communicate with each other.
Caregivers spend so much time focusing on educational, medical, and mental health needs that fostering friendships often gets left by the wayside.Back to top Asperger Meets Girl: Happy endings for Asperger boys A book about dating and relationships for young men with Asperger's syndrome.Family Planning Association The Family Planning Association have a number of resources for parents, children and people with learning disabilities about sexual health and family planning.Back to top Different Dads: Father's stories of parenting disabled children Different Dads is a collection of personal testimonies written by fathers of children with a disability who reflect on their own experiences and offer advice to other fathers and families on the challenges of raising a child with a disability.Something different about Dad: How to live with your Asperger's parent This book looks at how Asperger Syndrome can affect a family when a parent is on the spectrum.Special Bridge is a new dating website due to launch in December 2013 that will cater to adults with autism, Down's Syndrome, developmental delays, and special needs.It's goal is to create a supportive environment that allows people to create meaningful friendships and romantic relationships.In “You are Not Alone,” Patricia Mc Gill Smith offers the insights that she and others have gained through their own experience of having a child with a disability.In this article, we will provide additional information to support the life cycle, health, and well-being of the family when a member has a disability.As children and teenagers with special needs and mental disabilities grow older, they may find it difficult to meet people in their age group and ability level.Special Bridge is a new type of dating and companionship website that aims to help these individuals find friends and romantic partners with the same types of special needs, allowing them to create new friendships and open the door for romantic attachments.If it weren’t for his son I would continue the relationship and see where it leads.But I am having a lot of anxiety about the possibility of committing to him and his child long term. I am currently in a relationship with a great man who has kids of his own.