Liam - 5 years old

My five year old nephew Liam was diagnosed with Autism two years ago. He is non-verbal and does not interact with his environment. I thought the toughest part was watching him regress into himself; starting as a young child interacting with family and smiling at everyone. Now he doesn't acknowledge family or anything else in the environment. Because of therapies over the last year or so, there has been strong maintenance and solid signs of improvement but this is coming to an end because of you. The people we vote for got our vote, and ...

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Jack - 5 years old

My son was diagnosed asd at age 2.5. We immediately entered the waitlist for the oap in September 2016. In June 2017 we had one 7 week block of aba treatment through cheo and then we were returned to the waitlist where we have languished since August 2017. While cheo wouldn’t give me a number, I’m sure we were affected by the freezing of the list this past quarter. My son is now 5 and has 7 weeks of aba treatment despite being diagnosed at age 2.5. We have Had him in private speech therapy ...

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