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Safe Swimming Saves Lives! Free Family Swim Safety Skills Day June 24th

Water safety is important in everyone’s lives.  However, in people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD or autism), it is crucial.  Many individuals with ASD are drawn to water, some of which are unable to understand the dangers associated with it.   Accidental drowning is accountable for 91% of all fatalities in children with autism under the […]


Hope For Three Honoring Fathers of Children with Autism With Facebook Campaign over Father’s Day Weekend

Hope For Three Autism Advocates will honor phenomenal fathers over Father’s Day weekend, June 16th & 17th, by posting inspirational stories, quotes, and pictures of Fort Bend fathers of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). “Guy is a loving father and has been there for everything” says Dana Walker.  The Walker’s have two children, one […]


Kroger Community Rewards

Did you know that you can support vital therapies and supports for children with autism just by purchasing groceries at Kroger? It’s simple!  Just: Obtain a Kroger Plus Card at the customer service desk of any Kroger store. If you already have one, use your current card. Register your Kroger Plus Card online at: Kroger.com/communityrewards by clicking […]


Senior on the Spectrum: Meet Christy

Summer is the time for new beginnings as high school seniors transition from structured school-life to adulthood.  With over 3,000 students diagnosed with autism in Fort Bend public schools, many are graduating having travelled a longer, or different road, but with the same hopes and dreams everyone else has. Christy, 18 years old, is a […]


Let’s Hear it for Dad!

Father’s Day Weekend Honoring “Ausome” Dads As we kick off summer, we’re looking to spotlight “ausome” dads in our community. Please submit a photo of Dad, and his kids with names, ages of kiddos, and a quote from Dad or a short story.  We’ll post the photos to our Facebook page Father’s Day weekend! Please […]


Explore Abilities Day at Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center

Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center is hosting Explore Abilities Days on June 12, July 10, and August 14th! Explore Abilities Day is a NEW exclusive event for children with learning differences and their families. Visiting families can enjoy the entire Museum at their own pace and also participate in the special activities of the day. […]


A New Report from the Centers for Disease Control Suggests an Increase in Autism Prevalence

Autism Spectrum Disorder (also called ASD or autism) is a range of conditions which is typically characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and non-verbal communication, and unique strengths and differences.  There is no known cause or cure for ASD. This new report indicates 1 in 59 children in the United States have […]


Hit a Grand Slam by Supporting a Family at
“Strike Out” Autism

Having a child with autism, and without, can bring unique challenges. A parent attending “Strike Out” said, “…One of the most difficult and challenging things about having a child on the spectrum is siblings. The disconnect that happens between them, the potential for resentment because I have to leave places every time their sister has […]


March 24th H.O.P.E (Helping Our Parents Excel) Resource Guide

April 2, 2018 – On March 24th, Hope For Three Teen Huddle hosted H.O.P.E (Helping Our Parents Excel) conference. This conference featured four speakers with topics including: special education, the ARD process in public schools, Medicaid waiver, and transitions from high school to college.  Here is the list of the resources referenced during the presentations: Karri […]


Flying High with Teen Huddle!

Everyone was flying high with happiness at a Sibling Session on March 3, where Teen Huddle volunteers brought siblings of children on the autistic spectrum out to the annual Sugar Land Kite Festival. They helped the kids construct kites to fly on their own and created chalk art masterpieces. It was a day filled with […]