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Few Parents Plan For Future Of Children With Disabilities, Study Finds

by Courtney Perkes via DisabilityScoop Nearly 400 parents of children ages 3 to 68 responded to a national survey on what steps they’ve taken to ensure future care for them. Only 3.6 percent of parents had completed a full list of 11... Continue Reading 

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Confessions of Parents of Kids With Disabilities: This Is Life

via Ellen Stumbo of The Mighty Parenting is hard. So hard. Kids don’t come with manuals and you just try to do the best you can. And if your child has a disability, it is true at times “hard” can turn into... Continue Reading 

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Trump Signs Family Caregivers Act

 by Michelle Diament via Disability Scoop A new law will require the federal government to develop a national strategy to address the needs of family caregivers, including those supporting people with developmental disabilities. President Donald Trump recently signed legislation known as the... Continue Reading 

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