Let’s Hear it for Dad!
Let’s Honor “Ausome” Dads!! We’re looking to spotlight “ausome” dads in our community. Please submit a photo (2-3 max) of a dad/male caregiver, his kids with names, ages of kiddos, and a quote from dad, or a short story. We’ll highlight on our Facebook page on Father’s Day weekend! Please submit photos by NOON, June […]
Save Now, Spend Later
A diagnosis of autism can not only be shocking for a family’s emotions but their pocketbook too. A shock in the pocketbook can be caused by the estimated $60,000 per year* after the initial diagnosis. Why is having a child affected by autism so expensive? The increase of financial responsibility is sometimes caused by the […]
Take Me Home Program
Why Take Me Home? December 7, 2020, the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office began utilizing a database to help residents who have wandered away or eloped with cognitive disabilities return home. The “Take Me Home” program has been a huge stepping-stone in parents, family members, and caregivers of those with autism sleep better at night. […]
Meet 10-year-old Drew Smith, Hope For Three’s spectacular September Autism All-Star. Drew is a very friendly, happy, and affectionate young man who enjoys playing games on his iPad, watching Sid the Science Kid, and swimming in his family’s pool. Drew has mastered the iPad so well that his parents recently had to change their Amazon […]
Meet the adorable and tenacious Lester Rodriguez, Hope For Three’s August Autism All-Star. Five-year-old Lester is the youngest child from a small but tight-knit family who are dedicated to providing him with an abundance of unconditional love and support. He is extremely affectionate, loving, intelligent, and of course, super cute! At 2 ½ years old, […]
Meet Shay Hibbeler Hope For Three’s July Autism All-Star. Shay is a beautiful, intelligent, witty, passionate, and exceptionally talented young woman with a resilient spirit. Shay was diagnosed with severe anxiety and OCD at the very young age of 3 years old. By the age of 12 her diagnoses were Severe Generalized Anxiety Disorder, OCD, […]
Happy Birthday America!
Independence Day marks the birth of the United States of America, founded in 1776, making the country 244 years old come July 4th, 2020. To express our patriotism, most of us anticipate and celebrate The Fourth of July with big, loud bangs and displays of continuous, intense, and bright bursts of lights. However, for those […]
An Autism Journey Through the Eyes of Derrick Airhart, An Autism Dad
I still remember the day my wife and I sat in the screening room at Texas Children’s. They had us sit in a room with monitors and observe our son interacting with a specialist in the other room. Our hearts began to sink in those few moments as we could see that something wasn’t right. […]
Meet the beautiful and talented Miss Georgia Moore, Hope For Three’s June Autism All-Star! Georgia’s true passion is volunteering and advocating for the autism community which scratches the surface of who she is. At the age of 2 Georgia was diagnosed with PDD. Growing up it was often difficult for her family to find the […]
Happy Father’s Day!
Some people don’t believe in heroes…they haven’t met my dad though. My daddy looked at me with a smile on his face and said to me, that I’ll always be safe. I said, “Why daddy, why?” as I started to grin, coz I knew my favorite song was about to begin. And he said, “You’re […]