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Selected by Representative William Jefferson Renee dedicated her life to children, beginning her career as a teacher for special needs children for 16 years. Recognizing how one person can affect the life of children with special needs, Renee decided to adopt a special needs child, Dyanna Marie....
Idaho State Adoption Subsidy Profile
1. What specific factors or conditions does your State consider to determine that a child cannot be placed with adoptive parents without providing financial assistance? ("What is your State definition of special needs?") A child with special needs is defined as a child that has at... A Parent's Guide to Doctors, Disabilities, and the Family
How do families choose a primary health care provider or pediatrician for their child? Specifically, how do families with a child who may have a disability and/or special health care need choose a doctor? How do families work with their pediatrician for the maximum benefit of their child, to locate... Disabled Persons Can Adopt
According to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) , many disabled persons qualify to be considered as adoptive parents. It's the law. And it applies to both public and private adoption agencies. No Categorical Rejection Madelyn Freundlich, former Executive Director of the Evan B....
An Added Benefit
October 13, 2012, 9:13 am
I am still a little surprised at the fact that I have time to post so early in the month- I like it. It allows us to chat more often. It does seem like I have more time on my hands lately. That little bit of freedom can go a long way!
I have always been the type of person who valued their... Affording Another Child or Children
March 8, 2012, 11:42 am
Some time ago, I got a note on a blog post from a family considering the legal risk placement of a sibling group of four. She wondered how on earth we "make ends meet." Do my husband and I both work or are we independently wealthy? Well, neither, and my hubby earns a median income.
I told... Education For Some
October 24, 2013, 12:55 pm
My husband and I had to attend the nine week conference at my daughter’s school. At the conference they talk about how your child is doing so far, the areas they need to improve on, and if they are on grade level. Last year when we attended the conference my daughter had only been in that school...
Choosing Foster Care For My Son
My son was 12 weeks old when I discovered that my husband had been abusing our son while I was at work. I took my son to the doctor to discover that he suffers from shaken baby syndrome. Because of... I Have a Special Needs Child
A couple months before our daughter HJ came home, we unexpectedly received a notice from the agency in Korea asking us to sign a Class B Medical Waiver. Essentially, it's a document that asks parents...