Katie and Jack

Katie and Jack

Posted Apr 29, 2013

Katie remembers learning about Raising Special Kids when her son Jack was 2 years old from his DDD (Division of Developmental Disabilities) Support Coordinator. Then she realized she had been acquainted with Raising Special Kids previously in...

Elizabeth & Jackson

Elizabeth & Jackson

Posted Apr 22, 2013

Elizabeth’s son Jackson seemed to have typical development as a baby until age two and a half when Elizabeth noticed that he was not putting multiple words together.  Their doctor assured her Jackson was fine, but Elizabeth felt...

Jenifer and Maddie

Jenifer and Maddie

Posted Apr 10, 2013

When Jenifer arrived home from China with her newly adopted 19-month old daughter, she felt a mix of emotions. Amid the joy of cuddling her new child in her arms and relief at having completed the journey, she felt reasonably...

Meet Our Supporters - Chuck Smith Family

Meet Our Supporters - Chuck Smith Family

Posted Mar 27, 2013

Chuck and Nancy Smith began supporting Raising Special Kids (then known as Pilot Parents) more than 30 years ago because a close friend was involved with the organization. The Smiths had no idea when they donated the group’s first...

Liderazgo de Padres

Liderazgo de Padres

Posted Nov 27, 2012

Migdalia Morales, una Mamá Líder dentro de la Comunidad de habla Hispana Una orgullosa madre de un hijo y una hija, Migdalia Morales primero fué conectada a Criando Niños Especiales y después de asistir a un...

Dalton's School Success

Dalton's School Success

Posted Nov 14, 2012

Nicole’s son began having seizures before kindergarten. Upon entering school, he had difficulties adjusting to the classroom environment. “He was in intervention all the time, but it was due to behavior that we did not see at...

Marci and Matthew

Marci and Matthew

Posted Oct 22, 2012

Marci remembers her experience meeting her newborn son for the first time in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). "It was a moment which terrified me almost as much as the trauma of his entrance into this world." As Marci described the first...

Lisa's Family

Lisa's Family

Posted Sep 24, 2012

Lisa first heard about Raising Special Kids just after her daughter was born. Without knowing what was behind her daughter's medical condition, she wasn't sure what sort of help to ask for. But Lisa appreciated the support she received to...

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