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October 2011

Be the Best Grandparent to a Child with Special Needs

Finding out you are going to be a grandparent, whether for the first or eighth time, is a cause for celebration. The bond that can form between grandparent and grandchild is a special gift that not everyone gets to experience. Learning that your grandchild has a special need shouldn’t change this, whether you find out before birth or when the child is a bit

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The Sibling Factor: Adding to the Family (Or Not)

Deciding to have another child can be a tough call, especially for parents already caring for one child (or perhaps multiple children) with special needs. Some parents adopt a more-the-merrier attitude and welcome siblings into the mix, while others feel their hands are full enough as it is. Regardless of what your family has chosen, Parenting Children with Special Needs wanted to explore the

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