The GCOS mission is to foster living, learning, inclusive communities that support the growth and development of individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities at both the local and national levels.
The expression “It takes a village to raise a child” can certainly be applied to the challenge of raising an individual with developmental disabilities. As children get older, the stress on the family increases dramatically. Unfortunately, few resources are available to support the continued growth of adults with developmental disabilities to ensure a meaningful and productive life.
At the local level, GCOS seeks to develop high-performing external partnerships across the adult spectrum of needs in order to:
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