Are Generic Homes Suitable For Adults With AutismThe Autism Site
Over 19,000 adults in Singapore are diagnosed with autism. Unfortunately there are no specialized home for adults on the spectrum, so they share living quarters in institutions like Bishan Home, one of five residential homes for intellectually disabled individuals in Singapore.
Watch as brothers, Russell and Kenneth moved to the home over 12 years ago after their aging parents found it difficult to take care of them in their own home without professional help. Many wonder if a generic home is suitable for older adults with autism, hear from professional in Singapore who believe a more structed environment may be more conducive to a better quality of life.