What Special Needs Parents Need to Know About Wills and Trusts

A few years ago, my then 7-year-old daughter had big plans for my demise.  These were revealed in a seemingly innocent picture she drew one day.  When I asked her to tell me about her drawing, she explained, "That's me, that's daddy, and that's the dog we... more

9 Strategies for Nurturing Special Siblings

Understanding the challenges and triumphs of siblings of special needs children Studies from Penn State show that by age 11 children spend about a third of their time with their siblings, which is more than time spent with parents, friends, teachers or even alone. Siblings can have as much of... more

5 Factors of Special Needs Financial Planning

When you have a child with special needs, learn about the major elements you should be planning for.When your child has special needs, there's a lot to think about in terms of finances. The planning process may seem overwhelming. To help, here are the five factors of special... more