Special Needs

All Kids Have Needs

Reducing the guilt and stress of parenting siblings with and without special needs

Special Needs

Programs Not Accepting Your Child?

Strategies for getting them in that are well worth a try

In the spotlight

“We Got This: Solo Mom Stories of Grit, Heart, and Humor”

Frank, funny, and unflinchingly real stories by Solo Moms, for Solo Moms

Special Needs

How to Decide What School Is Right for Your Child

A parent liaison for special education shares her wisdom

Special Needs

Looking for Another Solo Mom Who Understands Your Situation?

Connecting with other Solo Moms of children with special needs


Special Needs

Five Kids’ Books That Help Explain Learning Disabilities to Your Child

Picture books about learning disabilities can make things easier

Special Needs

Should I Make My Child with Special Needs Do Chores?

Build invaluable skills and efficacy

Special Needs

Recognizing Humanity in a Young Man with Down Syndrome

An honest conversation with Solo Mom Lene Jaqua about her son Benjamin

Special Needs

When Your Kid with Significant Needs Turns 18

The stakes are high, the services low, and the management complex

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