Resources

Special Needs

Bittersweet: When Your Child with Special Needs Graduates

A mom’s reflection on the pride and pain of high school graduation for her child with special needs

Special Needs

All Kids Have Needs

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

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

Programs Not Accepting Your Child?

Strategies for getting them in that are well worth a try

Special Needs

Are You Hovering Over Your Child with Special Needs?

Take a breather—and let them do it

Articles

Special Needs

Filing a Civil-Rights Complaint

Sometimes schools need a push in the right direction

Special Needs

Top 10 FAQs About Getting an IEP for Your Child

Be prepared and confident for your child's IEP meeting

Special Needs

Picture Books That Start a Conversation About Special Needs

Wonderful books to demystify the challenges of disability

Special Needs

Recognizing Humanity in a Young Man with Down Syndrome

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

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