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Results related to: 6 to 13 years / Parent / Davidson County
Marina (11), Intellectual Disability, Davidson County
“Marina’s time at school is crucial to her daily schedule and to her life in the community.
Chioma (10), Autism, Davidson County
“My accent should not matter when it comes to getting services for my daughter.”
Louie (13), Angelman syndrome, Davidson County
“We have services now but we pay for everything out of pocket. ”
Louie (9), Angelman syndrome, Davidson County
“My son needs physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy. Therapy and childcare are expensive and time-consuming.
Joey (Age 13), Autism, Davidson County
“When Joey was first diagnosed with autism, I came across an article that said children with autism oftentimes grow up with very few friends. That hurt. I look to his school as a place where he can be with others. When he is out of school, I hope we will
find new places where he can be with his peers.”
Brooke (Age 7), Epilepsy, Davidson County
“Early assessment and intervention combined with a holistic approach to treatment are the things that have made the greatest difference in Brooke’s life.”