What are the age requirements to live at Shire House?
Shire House provides a social opportunity for young adults (17- 28) who are within the high-functioning Autism spectrum.
How long do residents typically stay at Shire House?
The typical Shire House resident stays with us between 6 months and 2 years or until he or she is ready to move to a more independent living situation. There is no hard limit on how long a Shire House resident stays with us as long as the living situation remains appropriate and the resident continues to benefit from it, up until the age of 28.
Are Shire House residents required to have a job?
Shire House residents must either be employed or be attending school.
Are scholarships available?
Donations help us provide a limited amount of scholarship assistance. Please contact us to discuss your financial needs.