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Getting the Word Out: How You Can Help Others Find Affordable Digital Access

Read Time 2 Minutes As discussed in our recent post, “Library Hotspots and Lift Zones,” lack of reliable high-speed internet is an educational, economic, and vocational disadvantage. Fortunately, there are many options for getting advanced digital access on a limited…
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BridgingApps Reviewed App | If I Need Help

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Reviewed App on the site: If I Need Help is a free web-based app (and mobile friendly) that allows family members and caregivers, to create a customized wearable QR code linked to an individual…
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Texas Youth2Adult: Recommended-Reading Roundup

Read Time 4 Minutes “TexasYouth2Adult is an interactive tool created to empower youth with special health care needs to grow successfully into adulthood. It was created with input from parents, health care providers, educators, transition specialists, and youth. Families can…
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Siblings Have Needs, Too: “Typical” Children in Special-Needs Families

Read Time 5 Minutes “Siblings of individuals with disabilities face unique challenges, and the sibling experience tends to change over time as siblings age.”                                   -Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, UMass Chan Medical School Of all people whose lives are…