6 Things I Want Mothers of Special Needs Children to Know

Dear mother, you are scared, you feel lost, you feel paralyzed. You feel completely alone. As a mother, watching my son live with his CP, and start to articulate his experiences with it, I’m usually in awe at his matter-of-fact statements, but especially his questions, his stories and his persistence. For a long time, perhaps the … More 6 Things I Want Mothers of Special Needs Children to Know

Relief In Advocacy

J. started school yesterday in a suburb around Buffalo. I have been hearing quite a bit that transitions for children with special needs is notoriously difficult. So I have had a small knot in my stomach from the moment we officially knew we were moving. Until today. Specifically until 2:00 pm today. This afternoon I walked … More Relief In Advocacy