This Mother’s Day, give a gift to let a mom know you see her while helping another be seen. Honor your mother, your sister, your friend, or a special woman in your life by making a gift to Parent to Parent USA in support of mothers of children with disabilities or special needs. When you dedicate your donation, you will … Read More
What is a genetic counselor and how can they help a family navigate the ‘diagnostic odyssey’? Parent to Parent USA and PTC Therapeutics recently hosted genetic counselors from Genome Medical. Families asked questions about personal experiences and spoke directly with these providers about current genetic testing for patients with cerebral palsy (CP) or CP like symptoms. Watch the recording below!
Parent to Parent USA just earned a Gold Seal by adding information to our Nonprofit Profile on GuideStar. We’re shining a spotlight on the difference we help make in the world. Now you can find in-depth information about our goals, strategies, capabilities, and progress. Check out our profile at https://www.guidestar.org/profile/20-3854211!
Every year, Parent to Parent USA conducts a survey of its Alliance Member organizations to learn more about the programs and services they provide. We collect data about each organization, how they are funded and staffed, Referral and Match statistics, training methods, and materials they have to share. This information is made available to Alliance Members, P2P Partners, and emerging … Read More
Join Parent to Parent USA for Giving Tuesday on December 1, 2020, and help us make sure that no parent feels alone. Ever. 2020 has been a year like no other. Parents of individuals with disabilities or special needs are experiencing significantly higher caregiver burden, depression, anxiety, and stress. This Giving Tuesday, you can help us ensure that all parents … Read More
Parenting children with special needs comes with increased financial responsibilities. Mary Castro Summers, Past President of the Parent to Parent USA Board of Directors, contributed her expertise to this guide to financial and estate planning for families of children with special needs. Click here to view the article on MoneyGeek.com.
The COVID emergency presents very real challenges for us all, but our loved ones with disabilities are at higher risk. Janice Fitzgerald, former President of the Parent to Parent USA Board of Directors, shares her family’s recent experience when her son, John, received a very unexpected eviction notice. Click here to read her article.
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