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Meet our Firefly Community bloggers providing you with their unique, meaningful and insightful thought pieces

David Green

I am a father of a 4 year old son with autism. I love my family more than words can explain.

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Five Skill-Building and Early-Learning Apps for Kids with Special Needs

With more than 300,000 apps for smartphones and tablets, there's an app out there…

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by Telina Knight
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La Famiglia Cresce, Gioia e Paura

Emilio aveva diciotto mesi, quando mia moglie MariaRita ha partorito Andrea. Per…

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by Antonio Caterino
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World Smith-Magenis Syndrome Day

Our journey with Smith Magenis Syndrome “Don’t wipe your hands on the…

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Fiz as Pazes com a Doeça e Passei a Ser um Melhor Mãe e Mais Feliz

Conheço a Maria João há cerca de 2 anos. A Maria João…

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by Sara Marques dos Santos
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Votre enfant a tous les soins que vous voudriez pour lui?

Pour notre part personnelle, je peux vous affirmer que non. Les différentes…

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by Sylvain Côté
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¿Cómo es el Tener un Hijo con PCI en el Perú?

Camila es una niña que actualmente tiene 7 años 11 meses,  su…

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by Katywska Alegre
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Christmas present ideas! (For under £100)

​After the kids have gone to sleep (or until they’re back up again anyway)…

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by Firefly Community
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Undiagnosed Event - Northern Ireland

Today, the Firefly Garden attended SWAN UK’s Undiagnosed Event in Northern…

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by Firefly Community
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Enfermedades Raras: Cuando la Falta de Diagnóstico Te Hace Invisible

Ni la gestación ni el parto de Miguel hicieron presagiar nada preocupante.…

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by Claudia Bellido Soler
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Será que a Psicoterapia pode Ajudar ás Crianças com Necessidades Especiais?

Já me fiz essa pergunta diversas vezes. E sempre fiquei em dúvida quanto…

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by Adriana Maia
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Alla ricerca della diagnosi, tra speranze e timori.

Quando ci hanno detto  che  Emilio aveva dei problemi da accertare, sembrava…

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by Antonio Caterino
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Come inizia il viaggio della speranza

Quando due fidanzati decidono di sposarsi, il futuro e’ visto sempre felice…

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by Antonio Caterino
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Etre frère d’un enfant aux besoins spéciaux

Etre un enfant handicapé n’est pas chose facile à accepter. Mais…

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by Miriam Gwynne
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Wie ich ganz unerwartet meinen Traumjob gefunden habe

Die Suche nach dem passenden Beruf (der ja bestenfalls eine Berufung sein sollte)…

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by Stefanie Gronau
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Wie ein Kurzurlaub mit unserer Mausbeere zu einem halben Umzug wird

Mit kleinen Kindern gestaltet sich eine Reise generell ja schon etwas schwieriger,…

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by Stefanie Gronau
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How Can the Playpak Help My Child’s Physical Development? #1 Back-Lying

A lot of clinical research and investigation went into the creation of the Playpak,…

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by Firefly Community
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Être nouveau parent pour la première fois une nouvelle fois!

C’est une drôle de réalité  que nous vivons depuis…

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by Sylvain Côté
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Getting Around With a Disabled Child Never Gets Easier

We have not long come back from a very cold, wet and windy weeks holiday in the Lake…

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by Jane Ashton
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Sebastian’s Journey with Epilepsy

Sebastian is six and a half years old. When we were living in Cairo he was first…

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Three Novels Every Parent of Special Needs Children Should Read

If you're like me, reading is an escape but also a learning experience. There's…

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by Telina Knight
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5 Disability Devices That Don’t Look Like Disability Devices

I bought Bella a little pair of Wheelchair Gloves a few weeks ago. They are black…

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by Natalie Luckett
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800 seizures a day: Epilepsy, our story

My daughter, May, was born with a severe brain injury. She had seizures every day,…

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by Mama Lewis
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Epilepsy: The Forest Fire

Shauneen is mum to Aaron and Adam. Aaron is 9 and Adam is 3.  Today’s…

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by Firefly Community
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A Letter to My Daughter

Dearest Charlie, We knew you’d be called ‘Charlie’ from the moment…

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by Fiona Russo
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Five Amusement Parks That Are Perfect for Special Needs Families

With the holiday season quickly approaching, many families are planning trips to…

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Epilepsy: The Sneak

Our story begins when Thomas was 9 days old. He was born 6 weeks early and everything…

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by Minding Thomas
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Playpak: Fun and Therapy on the Go

Say hello to Playpak, a whole bag of possibilities. It is a Portable Activity Kit that…

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by Firefly Community
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Atendiendo De Forma Temprana Las Necesidades Especiales De Nuestros Hijos

Cuando nuestro niño ha recibido un determinado diagnóstico o presenta…

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by Olga Sierra Cuadrillero
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5 Simple Homemade Toys for a child with Cerebral Palsy

Children find fun in some very weird and wonderful things.

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by Caro Robbertze
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E Quando Não Havia As Terapias No Meu País Para O Meu Filho, Abri Um Centro De Reabilitação

Aos três anos do meu filho, depois de recorrermos a vários métodos…

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by Sara Marques dos Santos
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