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  • Raising Special Kids Raising Special Kids

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Mission Statement

Raising Special Kids mission is to improve the lives of children with dsiabilities by providing parents with information, training and support.

Criando Ninos Especiales apoya y ayuda a las familias embarcadas en el desafio de criar hijos que tienen necesidades especiales de saiud o que presentan discapacidades de algun tipo.

Description

A Comprehensive Family Resource Center

PARENT TO PARENT programs for providing one-toone emotional and informational support for parents of children with the full range of disabilities. Carefully selected and trained, volunteer parents with experience are matched with parents who have children recently diagnosed or identified. The emotional support and shared wisdom of parenting experience are often among the services most valued by parents. Developing leadership skills is the hallmark of a successful parent program. Raising Special Kids has an active network of over 250 parent leaders and volunteers, and was one of the founding members of the national network of parent centers, Parent to Parent USA. http://www.p2pusa.org

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http://www.raisingspecialkids.org

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