One of the first things you can do is call local programs and talk to people who understand!
You can also connect with other parents in face-to-face support groups, or in online groups like Facebook.
The first place to call is Family TIES of Massachusetts.
Contact Family TIES:
There are many other places. Here's how you can find them:
Look up parent support organizations in our Resource Directory
Put in your zip code and your child's age range.
Then choose Parent & Caregiver Support.
Blogs are also a good way to get tips and advice from other parents.