Military Special Needs Network

Proudly Supporting all Military Families with a Special Needs Dependent

I’ve Got Your Disability Awareness Right Here

March is Developmental Disability Awareness Month. As if, for one moment, we forget that there is disability in our lives… Except sometimes, I do forget that my sons are different … Continue reading

March 11, 2015 · 1 Comment

It’s All About that Peen, ’bout that Peen, It’s Trouble

What did you do to cause your kid’s autism, down syndrome, cleft lip, ADHD, (insert disability of your choice HERE)? What “scientific” breakthrough and subsequent report has placed the blame … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Happy Food Allergy Friendly Halloween!

It’s the time of year that use to make my anxiety rise as a food allergy mama. The time of year when our little ones can dress as anything they … Continue reading

October 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Anti-bullying Resources

It’s all too common among children in general, and the special needs population in specific: bullying. One of the scariest things, to me, about my child with special needs is … Continue reading

October 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Back To School Social Stories

Looking to ease the transition from summer vacation to back to school? Download and customize these fabulous Back to School social stories from Olivia.  Back to School Resources (1) Olivia … Continue reading

August 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Is a 504 Right for Your Child

504 Plans A 504 plan lays out the management of accommodations or modifications for a child in elementary or a secondary school so that they can participate safely and equally … Continue reading

August 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

Your Special Education Responsibilities

Last week, I wrote about your rights when it comes to your child’s education, as parents have a key role in the special education process.  This week, we’re going to … Continue reading

August 14, 2014 · Leave a comment
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