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Cinco coisas que só um pai de crianças com especial necessidades conhece

Queríamos ouvir o que os nossos contribuintes habituas (Hayley Goleniowska, Dawn…

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Cinque cose che solo il genitore di un bambino disabile conosce

Abbiamo voluto sapere quali fossero, secondo i nostri collaboratori (Hayley Goleniowska, Dawn…

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Cinq choses que seul un parent d’enfant handicapé connaît

Nous voulions savoir ce que nos contributeurs réguliers (Hayley Goleniowska, Dawn…

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15 cose eccezionali che si possono fare con il sedile GoTo di Firefy

Il sedile GoTo è stato una rivelazione per molti Amici Firefly e per i loro…

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¿De Verdad que Dijo Eso? 10 Comentarios que Enfurecen a los Padres de Niños Discapacitados

¡No me lo puedo creeer!¿De verdad que ella acaba de decir eso?

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A-t-elle vraiment dit cela ? 10 commentaires qui mettent en rage les parents d’enfants handicapés

Je ne peux pas le croire. A-t-elle vraiment dit cela ?Je ne peux pas le croire. A-t-elle…

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15 coisas incríveis para fazer com um Assento GoTo da Firefly

O Assento GoTo tem sido uma revelação para muitos dos nossos Amigos…

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15 choses incroyables à faire avec le siège Firefly GoTo Seat

Le siège GoTo Seat a été une révélation pour certains…

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15 tolle Dinge die man in einem Firefly GoTo Seat machen kann

Der GoTo Sitz ist für viele unserer Firefly Freunde und ihre Eltern, die sich…

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15 cosas sorprendentes que puedes hacer en un asiento GoTo Firefly

~El asiento GoTo ha sido toda una revelación para muchos de nuestros amigos…

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10 Dinge, die Sie über Väter von Kindern mit besonderen Bedürfnissen nicht wussten

10 Dinge, die Sie über Väter von Kindern mit besonderen Bedürfnissen…

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10 cose che non sapevate sui padre di bambini disabili.

Nel dicembre del 2008 nacque il mio primo figlio, un bambino bellissimo e perfetto…

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10 cosas que no sabías sobre los Papás de niños con necesidades especiales

En diciembre de 2008 mi vida cambió para siempre, nació mi primer hijo,…

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Special Needs Adoption FAQs

Here are answers to some of the most common questions about special needs adoption. 

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Special Needs Adoption: Who Can I Speak To?

If you have found yourself drawn to children with special needs, you may be considering…

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Cinco coisas que só um pai de crianças com especial necessidades knows

Queríamos ouvir o que os nossos contribuintes habituas (Hayley Goleniowska, Dawn…

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Será que ela realmente disse isso ? 10 comentários que Enrage Pais de Crianças com Deficiência

Eu não posso acreditar. Será que ela realmente disse isso ?

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SPANISH Five Things Only a Parent of Children

Queríamos saber lo que nuestros contribuidores (Hayley Goleniowska, Dawn…

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Special Needs Adoption: Financial Support Options

Children with special needs can be costly to support. Depending on their needs, they…

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Special Needs Adoption: How to Help Kids Get To Know Their New Sibling

A new sibling is reason for excitement and envy: excitement about a newcomer and…

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Four Hazards to Look For During Special Needs Adoptions

Adoption always requires significant adjustments from the family and the adopted…

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Surviving Kindergarten: the First Month of School for a Developmentally Delayed Child

It's September, which means school is in full-swing. This year is a major milestone…

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How to Help Special Education Teachers Get to Know Your Child

So many times, the problems that parents, teachers and children face in special…

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Most Common Conditions in Special Needs Children Awaiting Adoption

Definitions of ‘special needs’ vary significantly among jurisdictions.…

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15 Quick Tips for Welcoming a Newly-Adopted Special Needs Child into Your Home

Completing the adoption was a large project, but don’t plan on taking a break…

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Should I Adopt A Child With Special Needs?

The parent or family considering adoption knows that adding a child to the home will…

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Did Having a Son With a Disability Make Me a Better Parent to His ‘Typical’ Brother?

I'd better whisper this...(sometimes my typical child is harder work than my…

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Tips for Helping Your Child Make Friends in a Special Classroom

As a parent of a child with learning disabilities, one of my biggest fears is that…

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The 3 People I Always Meet When I’m Out With My Disabled Child

So, I am mum to 2 amazing little boys: a 5 year old who is severely disabled and…

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