Tips from Parents & Other Experts

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4 Pieces Every IEP Goal Should Have
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One question we hear often from parents getting ready for their child’s Individualized Education Program (IEP) meeting is “what should the IEP say?” You want advice on what exactly to write in the IEP, what goals to include, and examples of what other parents have…
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National Nutrition Month: Get Food Help from SNAP
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March is National Nutrition Month, so it’s a great time to remind you that you may be able to get food help from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). SNAP, which used to be known as food stamps, is a U.S. nutrition program that gives families money each…
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Know these 3 Basics about Guardianship
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 1. Why is Guardianship important? When a child turns 18 in Massachusetts, parents no longer have the legal right to make decisions for him or her. Yet many children with disabilities need help making decisions after they turn 18. These decisions fall in key areas…
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