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PBS NewsHour | Autism Now: For Adults With Autism, Few Support Options Past Age 21 | PBS

Duration: 12:10
Program: PBS NewsHour #10011
Broadcast Date: Apr. 21, 2011

Although federal law mandates educational services for children with autism, there are virtually no support services provided once they become adults. In the fifth report in his Autism Now series, Robert MacNeil profiles a young man in New Jersey -- and his family -- as they face an uncertain future for him.

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Post Date: April 22, 2011