Tag Archives: special needs

How To Find a Good Caregiver

How do you find a good caregiver? Two years ago our son qualified for 30 hours of caregiving help. We were thrilled! Finally, after many months of dead ends, we were going to be getting! Now the question, “How to … Continue reading

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High Five! Like A Child

There are very few people who  have a natural knack for communicating with a handicapped or special needs person. Most of us need a little guidance with a few tips but some rare individuals just seem to naturally know. This … Continue reading

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Laurel And Hardy: A Good Medicine

“A happy heart is good medicine and a cheerful mind works healing, but a broken spirit dries up the bones.” – Proverbs 17:22 (Amplified Bible) Being confined to a wheelchair because of Dystonia and struggling to use his hands in … Continue reading

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Heaven’s Very Special Child: An Inspirational Video

No child is an accident. Do you believe that?  Here is an Inspirational Video about how God handpicks a special family for a special needs child. I hope you enjoy!  After watching it please click the retweet button and share … Continue reading

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“You Inspire My World”

Children with special needs have a way of getting right into your heart! I just found this beautiful song and video by Tan Ping. It was recorded with Grammy Award winning pianist John R. Burr and a professional music production … Continue reading

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Cerebral Palsy Inspiration: A Sweet Angel

The other day I ran across the sweetest youtube video and wanted to share it with you. But before I could, I felt like I should get the approval of Mary, the mother of Shannon.  Not only did she give … Continue reading

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What? Welcome To Holland?!

Now this really helps us put things in perspective. Read this beautiful story and be inspired! Parenting a Special Needs Child Welcome To Holland! By Emily Perl Kingsley I am often asked to describe the experience of raising a child … Continue reading

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Snippets of Inspiration

I find it difficult sometimes to have large blocks of time with the Lord on a regular basis. Do you have this same conflict in your life?  As caregivers, parents of special needs children, spouses of a handicapped loved one … Continue reading

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Amanda the Puppeteer

Last week our Civitan group had a very special person come to visit! Amanda came bringing her friend, Ellen Jane, who is her puppet.  Amanda is a beautiful young lady with Down Syndrome who is a puppeteer with Kids On … Continue reading

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