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From the website https://www.hopekids.org/ “HopeKids provides ongoing events, activities and a powerful, unique support community for families who have a child with cancer or some other life-threatening medical condition. We surround these remarkable children and their families with the message that hope can be a powerful medicine. The first step is to submit an application. If...Read more
Positive supports are about respecting the dignity and rights of every person while offering individualized and effective services. Whether someone is receiving mental health, housing, educational, disability, or any other services meant to improve a person’s life, positive supports:Read more
From the Author: I’ve been working on the following essay for weeks, attempting to precisely articulate the complex thoughts and feelings I have as a person who neither identifies as “abled” nor “disabled”. This is a huge departure from my previous posts, but this topic is very important to me. If you enjoy it, let me...Read more