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Winter Break Tips for My Child With Autism

By Jarett on December 28th, 2018

For most children, this time of year means a joyous break from the everyday mundane and a happy welcome to the coming holidays, but for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, winter break may introduce additional challenges which can cause unwanted stress and anxiety for both your child and family. Here you'll find a collection of helpful tips to get through this winter break as stress and worry free as possible!

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How do I help my family understand my child’s autism diagnosis?

By Sara on December 19th, 2018

When helping your family to understand autism, it can be helpful to explain it to them in terms of your child’s specific behaviors.

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4 Travel Tips for Supporting a Child with Special Needs

By Sara on November 19th, 2018
North Shore Center Blog, Madison Center Blog

For a child with special needs, travel can feel overwhelming. Here's how to plan a successful trip for all. 

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5 Tips for Surviving the Holiday Season

By Ewelina on November 14th, 2018
North Shore Center Blog, Madison Center Blog

The holidays can bring joy and they can bring stress. We're sharing 5 strategies to support your child with special needs and help you breath a little easier this holiday season. 

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Tips for Supporting Your Child with Autism During Halloween

By Laurie on October 27th, 2018
North Shore Center Blog, Madison Center Blog

Halloween is a holiday full of fun and spooky surprises, but those surprises can be genuinely scary for many children with autism spectrum disorders and related disabilities. However, with some planning and outside resources, Halloween is back on for children on the spectrum and better than ever with increased skill building, safety, and fun.

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