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March
17

Besides starting out a new school year, for many families this fall will be a time to get ready to launch a son or daughter into the next phase of life after high school. Think with your teen what they …

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Champions for Coverage

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January
22

Champions for coverage Call to Action-Last 10 Days This is it – the final countdown!! Less than 10 days remain before the Jan. 31 deadline for people to sign up for coverage.

December
18

By Elizabeth Bostic, Parent Consultant Being the parent of a child with special needs comes with a unique set of challenges, not the least of which is advocating for them in their school. Navigating the special education system, deciphering the …

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November
19

Even after children and adults with special needs have enrolled in a healthcare plan through a State or the Federal Marketplace, some are having difficulties accessing care.  In this blog, we summarize some of the obstacles and how they can …

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Supported Decision Making for Transition Age Youth

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November
18

Any person over the age of 18 is legally an adult, and is presumed to be able to manage his or her own finances, choose where to live, consent to medical treatment, vote, marry, and exercise his or her own …

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May
20

Join CT KASA! KASA (Kids As Self Advocates) is a national, grassroots project created by young people with disabilities for young people with disabilities. CT KASA is open to anyone with a disability ages 13 to 26. What CT KASA …

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April
1

  Are you a Connecticut restaurant or business that would like to help PATH? Our Parent Support program best known as The Listener Program; provides support services critical to many Connecticut families who live with the sometimes unimaginable situation of …

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April
1

  Did you know that more than one in five families has at least one child with special health care needs (SHCN) – 23% of families? Families of children/youth with SHCN typically experience greater stress, struggling to meet the needs …

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March
9

March 16, 2015: SPECIAL EDUCATION DAY AT THE STATE CAPITOL Join parents and families of special education students as we rally to support special education in Connecticut public schools! Help us raise awareness about special education and its importance to …

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