Housing Options For Family Members With Special Needs

Housing Options For Family Members With Special Needs

 For most families, living with their adult child or parent with special needs is the reality.  However, the optimal situation for many individuals with special needs would be living elsewhere.  Normally, during the transition years of school (ages 14-21), the issue of housing is addressed.  A delay in addressing housing, due to an injury or diagnosis happening after the end of the school years, makes the search for housing options even more challenging.  Adding to the difficulties of making the appropriate housing choice is the need to find quality support staff and organizations and evaluating the limited subsidized housing options that exist.   The first key point to understand is ...