As soon as you are told that your loved one with a developmental disability or autism is “special,” everything changes… If your family’s journey has been like mine, you have ...

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My sister Sarah, full of life and talents, found herself stuck at home for a decade after high school. It was a wasted decade, and she missed out on the ...

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The ‘Special’ plan that others have for your loved one with a developmental disability is NOT a good one. (I.e. a group home and a day program.) But here’s the ...

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(Photo Courtesy: Partners for Planning) In this week’s podcast/ blog our featured guest is Jeff Dobbin, Executive Director of Partners for Planning (P4P) in Toronto Ontario. Jeff and I discuss the idea ...

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This week’s guest is a fellow sibling, Helen Ries, from Ottawa, Ontario. Helen is a community builder, consultant, sibling caregiver and author of “Ontario Leaves Many Persons with Disability Trapped ...

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