How to Discuss Differences

Most of a child's learning and development will occur in the walls of our homes. It is important to teach our children about differences while they are young. Research has shown that by teaching children about differences, it allows them to process differences and...

3 Things to do When You Find Out Your Child has a Disability

Finding out that your child has a disability can be one of the most heart wrenching experiences a parent can face in their lifetime.  However, there are three main things that can help you process and start accepting your child’s diagnosis 3 Things You Can Do...

Online School with a Child with Disabilities

As the world has been plagued by COVID-19, parents are entering uncharted territory with their children’s education.  While many children are able to independently access their school online, parents of children with disabilities are left to wonder, “What about...

Sock Talk: A Doll Like Me with Amy Jandrisevits

Amy Jandrisevits created A Doll Like Me, so kids with physical differences could love and cherish their very own doll that looked exactly like them. She personally makes each doll by hand, and to date she has raised more than $225,000 to help off set the financial burden for those who could not otherwise afford a doll.

Candace

Candace comes from a big family; 11 children to be exact. The youngest child was born with Down syndrome. Candace shares her special relationship with Angelita and how she has impacted her family and life for good.

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How to Discuss Differences

Most of a child's learning and development will occur in the walls of our homes. It is important to teach our children about differences while they are young. Research has shown that by teaching children about differences, it allows them to process differences and...

5 Parent Blogs to Follow

Nothing is more powerful than feeling validated, heard, and understood.  A parent who has walked the same or similar path as you can be your greatest most treasured resource.  We have five parent blogs who are walking the disability path and sharing their...

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