Traveling with Autistic Children

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Family vacations can be difficult and stressful when traveling with autistic children. Autistic children may become anxious or ruffled by a change of pace and schedule. They may find it difficult to transition from home to a new location.

Trips with autistic children require extra planning and preparation, but that shouldn’t deter families from taking the vacations they have always wanted.

Travel People in Need provides personal assistance and can help ease the stress of a family vacation. Personal assistance from our team will take some of load of of you and your family, to give you peace of mind, and allow you to go on your dream vacation.


Autistic children can often become overwhelmed with new experiences and may require extra attention and care, which our assistants can provide. They can also perform anything that your family may need while on vacation; from running to the store, to assisting with trip planning.


If your child doesn’t want to participate in some of the planned events or becomes interested in a different activity, don’t rearrange your vacation. Let one of our professional assistants spend time with him or her, so your family can enjoy everything you have planned. Our assistants can give you the freedom to do whatever you want for your next vacation, stress-free.


Some of our other services include:

  • Wheelchair Assistance: Wheelchairs can be delivered right to your doorstep, and a personal travel assistant can help assist in pushing and transporting the wheelchair on your trip. We can also arrange transportation to accommodate wheelchairs as well.

  • Family Travel Assistance: This service is great for family vacations. They will help you plan and organize the trip of your dreams, while providing personal assistance to a family member that may need extra help or attention.

  • Ground Transportation: Travel People in Need helps provide ground travel assistance. We arrange rides and coordinate with your schedule.

  • Flight companion: If your family is going on a long trip, consider getting flight assistance. They can help with children who require extra supervision while on the flight. They can also help coordinate transportation at your destination.

  • Minors traveling alone: If your child is traveling alone, Travel People in Need can provide assistance so you can have peace of mind that they will switch planes, do okay on layovers, and make it to their destination safely.


Travel People in Need provides elite and award-winning, personal travel assistance. We can also provide emergency and non-emergency medical travel assistance. We are devoted to helping families have the best trips possible, so let us help you and your family on your next vacation. Contact us to learn more about our services and how we can help assist you.