80% of Families Haven’t Done This VERY Important Thing… Has Yours?

The unfortunate reality is that only about 20 percent of families have a plan for their family’s future. That means that 4 out of every 5 families in your parent support group do NOT have a plan for their child or their family. 4 out of 5!  What about your family? Are you part of … Continue reading 80% of Families Haven’t Done This VERY Important Thing… Has Yours?

Seven Reasons Why We Avoid Planning Ahead and What to Do About Them

The following post was written by Kamran Akbarzadeh, PhD, founder of Dream Achievers Academy. View the original post here: https://www.dreamachieversacademy.com/seven-reasons-why-we-avoid-planning-ahead/ Have you ever started taking action toward accomplishing a goal or dream without a plan either in mind or on paper? If you have, were you able to achieve any measurable results? Did you feel … Continue reading Seven Reasons Why We Avoid Planning Ahead and What to Do About Them

Down Syndrome Microbiome Research

The following information was shared with us by Julia Toronczak with Beyond the Waves and does not necessarily represent the views of ENABLE Special Needs Planning. WHY IS IT IMPORTANT FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE DOWN SYNDROME TO BE INCLUDED IN SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH? Just in the 1980’s, the average life expectancy for an individual who has Down Syndrome … Continue reading Down Syndrome Microbiome Research

Losing my best friend was one of the best things that ever happened to me…

Guest blog post by Meegan Winters | Co-Founder/CEO | Able Eyes Almost 4 years ago I lost my dear friend Jessica as a result of her lifelong battle with Muscular Dystrophy. Muscular Dystrophy is a genetic condition that results in weakening and deterioration of muscles in the body. Jessica spent her whole life in a … Continue reading Losing my best friend was one of the best things that ever happened to me…