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Governor Scott Announces Elimination of Critical Needs Waitlist for Persons with Disabilities

Governor Scott Announces Elimination of Critical Needs Waitlist for Persons with Disabilities

  Governor Scott Announces Elimination of Critical Needs Waitlist for Persons with Disabilities July 16, 2014——-TALLAHASSEE —Today, Governor Rick Scott announced all individuals…

The “Sweet Sixteen” 16th Annual Family Cafe is set for June 6-8, 2014

Excerpt — The “Sweet Sixteen” 16th Annual Family Cafe is…

2014 Hear We Come!

2014 Hear we come! I am excited about this year…

Please Excuse My absence!

Please excuse my absence from blogging. There has been so…

Down syndrome

Dual diagnosis

Thank You Springfield Fire Department and Old Navy

Thank You Springfield Fire Department and Old Navy

I want to thank the Springfield Fire Department for their wonderful generosity this Christmas, and Old Navy for making a child smile!…

Auditory Processing – Free Ebook

I have blogged in the past about how my son…

World Autism Day! Dual Diagnosis of Down syndrome and Autism

First I want to apologize to my subscribers/followers. I have not been…

Heath Care

Hypotonia and Ligamentous Laxity in feet in those with Down syndrome

Hypotonia and Ligamentous Laxity in feet in those with Down syndrome

This is something that I think many parents are not aware of in their children with Down syndrome. It is however very…

Sterol Lipid Metabolism in Down Syndrome -31 for 21

It has been a long time since I have read…

Down syndrome vs Autism – Health Insurance – Discrimination?

I waited to write this blog for several reasons, but…

Careing For A Loved One With Down syndrome- Health Care Guidlines

The American Academy of Pediatrics has compiled a set of…

Parents

First Virtual / Phone Support Meetup from VFDS!

First Virtual / Phone Support Meetup from VFDS!

You are invited to the first ever virtual phone meetup hosted by Voices For Down syndrome. This is a great opportunity to…

Knowing What is Right and When To Do It

  If someone told me 10 years ago I would…

Identification for your Non Verbal Child – What Works For Your Child

Many children and even some adults who have Down syndrome…

I Thanked God For My Angel – He Gives Me Hope

    I thanked god this morning as we wake…

Sensory Processing Disorder

Holiday Shopping Tips and Lessons Learned

Holiday Shopping Tips and Lessons Learned

Ho Ho Ho, It is that time a year again and the stores are full of sensory stimulation. Lights, music, decorations, and…