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Results related to: 6 to 13 years / Family / Davidson County
David (7), Autism, Davidson County
“The closest school and services in Mexico are a day long drive from where we lived. We would not be able to get the services for David if we went back to Mexico.”
Marina (11), Intellectual Disability, Davidson County
“Marina’s time at school is crucial to her daily schedule and to her life in the community.
Louie (13), Angelman syndrome, Davidson County
“We have services now but we pay for everything out of pocket. ”
Brian (11), Down syndrome, Davidson County
“If there won’t be an accurate score, then why should he take an IQ test? We didn’t want a number on the front of his Individualized Education Program (IEP) plan.* We want someone to flip the page and read all about him and not just assume what their expectations
should be based on that number.”
Louie (9), Angelman syndrome, Davidson County
“My son needs physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy. Therapy and childcare are expensive and time-consuming.