Family Matters – The PEAL Center: Parent Education & Advocacy Leadership

FollowShare   PEAL Center The PEAL Center is an organization of parents of children with disabilities and special health care needs who educate and guide: — Families of children and youth, ages birth to 26, who have disabilities and/or special health care needs — Professionals and others who work with children and youth who have […]

Arlinda Moriarty Has Help for the Caregivers

FollowShare By Arlinda Moriarty As the country experiences a rise in our baby boomer population, many of you may find yourselves in a situation that most of us will face at one time or another; and that is having to either find a nursing facility for a dependent loved one, or go through the challenges […]

My Son Has Autism…Now What!

FollowShare It was Mother’s Day 1991, when I received a handmade Mother’s Day card and a check with a note that would change the direction of my career. The greeting card read, “Happy Mother’s Day from the staff of Jackson Communications,” later changed to OWN: Onyx Woman Network. My unofficial employees consisted of my husband […]