Adult Children with Disabilities · Disabilities · Disability Transitioning

Guardianship for Your Disabled Adult Child

What is Right For Your Family? To guardianship or not to guardianship, that is the question. As the parent of an adult with a disability, this question wasn’t one I had considered until my daughter turned 18. My daughter has a developmental disability and the question of whether I should get guardianship or trusteeship came… Continue reading Guardianship for Your Disabled Adult Child

Adult Children with Disabilities · Disability Transitioning

Keeping your adult child safe with a support network

Step by Step on keeping your disabled adult child safe What Is a Support Network? You may not outlive your adult child who has a disability. As most parents of children who have a disability realize, often the question that plagues them from the time their child is born is, what will happen to my… Continue reading Keeping your adult child safe with a support network

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Stretching the Dollars Part 2

Talking with the PDD worker was an entirely different experience from the AISH worker. The PDD worker supplied me with so much information, it was overwhelming. A binder explained their “Family Managed Supports.” Basically, I didn’t want an agency calling the shots for my daughter. I want control over who is in her life, where… Continue reading Stretching the Dollars Part 2