The mission of the Tres Doux Foundation is to celebrate, embrace and enhance the lives of children with developmental delays and disabilities by presenting them as whole beings, and to support organizations that do the same. You can support our efforts with a donation anytime.
“Through our journey with our son, we found a gap in programs for children on the autism spectrum, and we wanted to change that.”- Sherwood Collins, Beignet Fest Founder
The main diagnosis for children with a development delay is autism. Today, it is estimated that 1 in 59 children is diagnosed with autism, making it more common than childhood cancer, juvenile diabetes and pediatric AIDS combined. (Centers for Disease Control) Autism is a complex brain disorder that inhibits a person’s ability to communicate and develop social relationships, and is often accompanied by behavioral challenges.
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