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St. Louis Center Hires Deana Fisher as Chief Operating Officer

St. Louis School for Exceptional Boys in Chelsea, MI was established in 1960 as a home for 60 boys with special needs from the Archdiocese of Detroit who were in need of special attention. 998 more words

St. Louis Center

Missing Virginia Teen Could Be In Middle Tenn. - NewsChannel 5

SPRING HILL, Tenn. – A missing teenager with developmental disabilities could be in the Middle Tennessee area.

Alex Terceros disappeared from his home in Virginia four days ago and police believe he may be in Williamson County.


Medford residents hope those with developmental disabilities are included in the state’s budget

How do you correct Oregon’s massive budget shortfall, while not closing the door to Oregonians who really need services?

Back in December, Governor Kate Brown put out a proposal for possible budget cuts and tax increases. 50 more words

State Budget

St. Louis Center Welcomes Area Families to Seminar

On Thursday, February 16, 2017 St. Louis Center in Chelsea, MI hosted its first public seminar entitled “Securing the Future for Special Needs Families: Protect, Provide and Prosper.” The purpose of the program was to provide parents and families caring for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities with experts in special needs trusts and guardianships to help them plan for the future. 280 more words

St. Louis Center

Third Little City Employee Charged With Punching Disabled Boy, 11

CHICAGO (CBS) — A third employee of a Palatine center for the developmentally disabled has been charged with beating an 11-year-old boy.

Kalia Coffey was charged with aggravated battery to a child for allegedly punching the special needs child in the face with a closed fist on June 17, 2016, at Little City. 167 more words


Being Kind with Singing Valentines (#BestOf)

(the Best of) A Year of Being Kind, Sunday, February 12, 2017

This is one of my favorite, poignant, heart-tugging posts from three years ago. 658 more words

Whatever is Lovely and Pure...

As I begin the process of recovering form sexual trauma, life goes on around me.  My awesome daughter, who was born with Down’s,  has a big dance tonight.   755 more words

Recovery From Trauma