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Posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 10:00 am

When Matt Resnik graduated from Chaparral High School last year, his daily routines and patterns – developed for years within the same safe, supportive environment – came to an end. 

Even minor transitions are not easy for a young adult with autism who excels in math and computer skills, yet is significantly challenged by simple communications and social tasks. As parents we needed to find him something that would advance his skills, fill his daily schedule with meaningful activities and enable him to learn to support himself.

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