Support Resources

Ability Path
Support for Parents of Children with Special Needs.
> Article:  States of Grief for Parents of Children with Special Needs

Miracle Flights
Provides flight support for domestic or international travel to U.S. facilities for medical treatment, second opinions and follow-up.  Domestic service dog training and retrieval and organ/blood travel assistance.

Project Lifesaver
Citizens enrolled in Project Lifesaver wear a small personal transmitter around the wrist or ankle that emits an individualized tracking signal. When notified that an enrolled client goes missing, a trained emergency team responds to the wanderer’s area. Recovery times for PLI clients average 30 minutes — 95% less time than standard operations.

National Disability Navigator
Cross-disability information and support for ensuring people with disabilities receive accurate information when selecting and enrolling in insurance through the Affordable Care Act Marketplaces.

What I Would Tell You
An inspirational firsthand account of raising an individual with a disability by Julie Keon, who spent most of her professional life working as a Certified Doula. She is the mother to Meredith who was born full term but had an abrupt lack of oxygen at birth resulting in severe cerebral palsy.

Family TIES
Offers information and resources, parent-to-parent support, and workshops for families and professionals supporting children with special needs. (For Massachusettes residents)

The Air Care Alliance
Nationwide league of humanitarian flying organizations whose volunteer pilots are dedicated to community service. .