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Need a Christmas Miracle?

Applications for Santa’s Miracle Program are due Oct. 15. To qualify, the child must be under the age of 18, have a complex medical issue that is considered chronic or terminal, reside within the Kansas City metropolitan area, and not be receiving assistance from any other organization. Santa’s Miracles provides a private, home visit with Santa Claus, who comes bearing gifts for the entire

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PCWSN Grant Application

Download the PCWSN Grant Application. Parenting Children with Special Needs (PCWSN, Inc.) is dedicated to enhancing the Quality of Life of families whom have a child with challenges that are associated with a medical diagnosis.  We empower these special families by providing them funding, educational resources, community awareness and support.


Life in my Shoes

By Ronna Sparks-Woodward. I look at my son, and he literally takes my breath away. Right now, Isaiah is three years old and sitting on the floor surrounded by toys that he’s setting out for his little three-month old brother, Jonah. Both of my boys make me catch my breath at the awesome joy and responsibility they bring to our lives, but Isaiah’s story

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Parents Making a Difference

I met Stephanie Hall, 42, and her parents, Doug and Judy Hall at her favorite spot – Dean & Deluca. Her most favorite things is an iced latte and a giant cookie from the Leawood, Kansas, gourmet shop. “She loves her sweets,” her dad said. She currently resides at a nearby group home and receives residential supports from TNC Community. This afternoon, her mom

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Sweetheart Dance

You and your child(ren) are invited to a magical night of dinner and dancing at our… Sweetheart Dance Saturday February 23, 2013 5-8pm Chapel Ridge Banquet Center Lee’s Summit, MO A Magical Night Awaits You! PCWSN wants to help you celebrate your little sweetie in this very special way.   Please join us for dinner, dancing, photos, and tons of memories created during this

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