As a parent you never dream about having a kid with special needs or a disability. Special education was not where I expected my son to be. However at 18 months when our normally developing son got a fever, lost his speech and seemed to dive into a deep depression, that’s where I found myself. The doctor who diagnosed him told us “Hayden has Autism, he won’t speak, when he is 18 he isn’t leaving home, DEAL WITH IT!” and we have every day since…

This blog is the continuing story of Garrett and Melissa Neuman. Two parents leading their family in a Battle against autism. It will be honest, practical, real, and inspiring. Come along with us by subscribing, following and passing this onto others…

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