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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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OrganizationAutism Research Institute (ARI)
http://www.autism.com/
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

Web SiteAmerican Red Cross Babysitter's Training Course
http://www.redcross.org/take-a-class/babysitting-child-care
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.

OrganizationAutism Society of America (ASA)
http://www.autism-society.org
The mission of ASA is to promote lifelong access and opportunities for persons within the autism spectrum and their families.




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