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How to Help a NICU Family

When a couple finds out that a new baby is on the way they imagine a healthy pregnancy, bringing home a full-term baby, and starting their new life as parents. No one imagines delivering...

Huron HS Jr Creates Project Connecting Refugees to Communities Via Food

Aashna Nadarajah’s grandparents immigrated from Sri Lanka to Canada in the 1980s. Nadarajah’s grandmother had difficulty finding a job in Canada despite her qualifications, which included possessing a master’s degree, speaking fluent English, and...

Mrs. Michigan America’s Children’s Book About Neurodivergence

Anne Baldwin, who lives in Clarkston, Michigan, is multifaceted. She is a kindergarten aid at an elementary school, the mother of two boys who are ten and seven years old, and a pageant queen.  About...

Challenges and Benefits of Having a Sibling with Special Needs

Having a sibling with special needs is a unique experience that provides both challenges and benefits. While there is no doubt that they love their siblings with special needs, the feelings that can arise...

Help for Kids who Stutter is as Close as Your Library

Kids who stutter have a lot to say, and friends can show them how in Stuttering: For Kids By Kids, a DVD in English and Spanish starring kids who stutter, available at many public...

Tips for Playdates with Special Needs Kids

Playdates are an important part of childhood. They offer time for kids to interact socially without the structure of school or extracurricular activities. They also help kids learn to share, socialize, and play freely...