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What Should I Know About Babysitting a Child With Autism?

What Should I Know About Babysitting a Child With Autism?


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Autism Research Institute (ARI)
The ARI is a nonprofit organization devoted to conducting research on the causes of autism and on methods of preventing, diagnosing, and treating autism and other severe behavioral disorders of childhood. Contact them at: Autism Research Institute 4182 Adams Ave. San Diego, CA 92116 Fax: (619) 563-6840

Autism Society of America (ASA)
The mission of ASA is to promote lifelong access and opportunities for persons within the autism spectrum and their families.

American Red Cross Babysitter's Training Course
Designed for 11- to 15-year-olds, the babysitter's training course can help you care for children and infants, make good decisions, solve problems, be a good leader, and more.


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