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Special Needs Bloggers

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

Robert Stanley

I am a 27 year old father to a special needs child. I run a small business and work a full time job to provide for his medical needs.

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Kann der Upsee die Kontrolle eines Kindes über seinen Kopf verbessern?

Eine der am häufigsten gestellten Fragen über den Upsee ist, ob er die…

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Pode o Upsee melhorar o controle da cabeça de uma criança?

Uma das perguntas mais frequentes que temos é se o Upsee pode melhorar o controle…

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¿Puede el Upsee mejorar el control de la cabeza en los niños?

Una de las preguntas más frecuentes que recibimos sobre el Upsee es si mejorará…

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Life For Mum After School Starts…

A few weeks ago I posted about my fears for my daughter starting school. She has…

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Three Fantastically Awesome Children’s Books that Explain Special Needs to Other Kids

As a writer, I'm a pretty big believer in books. Since Cooper's delays are…

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Five Things I Miss About Life Before My Child with Special Needs Arrived

While I like to think that nothing has to change when having a special needs child,…

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Halloween Costume Ideas for Children with Special Needs

Halloween is supposed to be a fun time for everyone. For kids with certain special…

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Three Books That Encourage Children with Special Needs

Have I mentioned how much I like books? Reading has always been an outlet and form…

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Our Firefly Friend Charlotte Will be on National TV On Wednesday

If you are up bright and breezy tomorrow, make sure to keep an eye out for our little…

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My Daughter had a Baby with Special Needs, Now I have Two Girls to Worry About

I recently saw an article on this website about being the grandparent of a disabled…

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Why I Chose to Home-Educate My Daughter with Special Needs

So, compulsory education age came around for us this September, just like it did…

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Hat sie das jetzt wirklich gerade gesagt? 10 Kommentare, die Eltern von Kindern mit Behinderungen wü

Ich kann’s nicht glauben. Hat sie das jetzt wirklich gerade gesagt?

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10 coisas que você não sabia sobre as necessidades especiais Dadsv

Em dezembro de 2008 a minha vida mudou para sempre, meu primeiro filho nasceu, o…

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10 choses que vous devez savoir sur les besoins spéciaux, du point de vue des papas

En décembre 2008, ma vie a été bouleversée à jamais,…

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I’m Desperate To Increase My Son’s Weight So He Can Avoid Surgery

I am having an ongoing battle with Oscar and I fear it is one that I am never going…

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Three Books That Helped Me Be A Parent to a Child with Special Needs

Today, I'm sharing three books I've recently read written for parents of…

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More Thoughts From a Special Needs Father

In my last blog, I asked my husband, Cooper's dad to share his views on Cooper's…

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A Letter to My Son, Who Lives in the Shadow of Cerebral Palsy

To my Son, I am sorry. I’m sorry that I’m not the fun, laid back, energetic…

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Le meilleur conseil que vous avez entendu sur la façon d’élever un enfant handicapé

Beaucoup de conseils sont prodigués aux parents qui ont un enfant handicapé,…

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Il Miglior Consiglio Mai Ricevuto Su Come Crescere Un Figlio Disabile.

I genitori di bambini con disabilità ricevono tanti consigli che vengono dati…

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Die besten Ratschläge in Bezug auf die Erziehung eines Kindes mit einer Behinderung, die Sie je gehö

~Eltern, deren Kind eine Behinderung hat, erhalten viele Ratschläge, die meisten…

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El Mejor Consejo Sobre Cómo Criar a Un Niño Con Necesidades Especiales

Los padres de niños con necesidades especiales reciben mucho consejo, la mayoría…

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How one letter went viral and changed shopping forever

When I had trouble shopping with my daughter, May, I had no idea it would change…

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Work Was Always My ‘Thing’, But It’s Not An Option Since My Son’s Diagnosis

I recently gave up work to become a full time mum/carer for Oscar.

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Surviving Kindergarten: Questions For a Father of a Kid With a Disability

You've read my thoughts, concerns, fears, and random ramblings about my son,…

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Where Are The Disabled Role-Models For My Daughter?

My daughter wants to be a princess or a fairy - or a doctor - she loves all things…

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Ärzte sagten, der kleine Jack würde nicht überleben, doch fünf Jahre später lebt er mehr denn je

Zu sagen, dass Maura McCrystal eine vielbeschäftigte Mutter ist, ist genau wie…

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I dottori dicevano che Jack non ce l’avrebbe fatta. Invece, cinque anni dopo, è più vivo che mai!

Dire che Maura McCrystal è una mamma impegnata è un eufemismo e non…

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