SpecialNeedsMomSquad

June 27, 2018

UPCOMING Workshop!!! Updates….

‘Decoding the IEP’ Individualized Education Program (IEP) WHAT IS AN IEP anyway??? To determine exactly which services your child needs, you will work with a team of specialists to complete a written document known as the Individualized Education Program (IEP). Every child who receives special education services must have an IEP. The […]
May 21, 2018

Now for a moment of silence…

Over the weekend I took Danny, his friend and his sister who is 2 to a memorial. Such a beautiful day outside and a beautiful ceremony. A kind woman gave me her chair to sit on which I gave to my Danny so he would stop pacing back in forth […]
May 12, 2018

Walk for Autism

Currently it’s 47 degrees outside! Gloves, hats, thick socks and NorthFace is back in action! This walk means so much to me because this world is ever changing and evolving. I have faith that with all this research there will be more advanced therapies and support to help our families!!! […]
May 3, 2018

Costs of raising a child with special needs

Us mamas will go through any great lengths to take care of our babes… even if it means depleting our own savings just to get them the therapy needed. This article is a great read to offer insight on some of the costs associated with special care. Visit the website […]
May 1, 2018

The GreenLight Card

At the Autism Speaks Townhall meeting, I spoke with some moms who voiced their concerns of when their dependent transitions outside of the IEP and wants to learn more about financial responsibilities. I came across the GreenLight Card and wanted to share with you ladies… It’s a card that allows […]
March 14, 2018

Special Needs Quiz…

Take some time to see if you have started, are in the process or completed any of these…   Do you or your spouse/partner have a vision of how your dependent with special needs will live after you’re gone? Have you identified a guardian, conservator, or trustee for your dependent? […]
June 27, 2018

UPCOMING Workshop!!! Updates….

‘Decoding the IEP’ Individualized Education Program (IEP) WHAT IS AN IEP anyway??? To determine exactly which services your child needs, you will work with a team of specialists to complete a written document known as the Individualized Education Program (IEP). Every child who receives special education services must have an IEP. The […]
May 21, 2018

Now for a moment of silence…

Over the weekend I took Danny, his friend and his sister who is 2 to a memorial. Such a beautiful day outside and a beautiful ceremony. A kind woman gave me her chair to sit on which I gave to my Danny so he would stop pacing back in forth […]
May 12, 2018

Walk for Autism

Currently it’s 47 degrees outside! Gloves, hats, thick socks and NorthFace is back in action! This walk means so much to me because this world is ever changing and evolving. I have faith that with all this research there will be more advanced therapies and support to help our families!!! […]
May 3, 2018

Costs of raising a child with special needs

Us mamas will go through any great lengths to take care of our babes… even if it means depleting our own savings just to get them the therapy needed. This article is a great read to offer insight on some of the costs associated with special care. Visit the website […]
May 1, 2018

The GreenLight Card

At the Autism Speaks Townhall meeting, I spoke with some moms who voiced their concerns of when their dependent transitions outside of the IEP and wants to learn more about financial responsibilities. I came across the GreenLight Card and wanted to share with you ladies… It’s a card that allows […]
March 14, 2018

Special Needs Quiz…

Take some time to see if you have started, are in the process or completed any of these…   Do you or your spouse/partner have a vision of how your dependent with special needs will live after you’re gone? Have you identified a guardian, conservator, or trustee for your dependent? […]