A new tool for parenting adopted and special needs children, created from Alice Home’s work is accessible at www.adoption.ca/special-needs-parenting. On this site you can access several video presentations looking at information gathered by Dr. Home’s research study as well as two monograms or booklets that will be of interest to parents with children with disabilities.
What’s Going On? Disentangling children’s disabilities and getting support , an overview of what the study found parent’s experiences were while trying to access services for their children.
Advocacy for children with disabilities: Issues and strategies , an overview of the issues that parents had with advocacy and how to implement advocacy strategies.
We hope you find these valuable resources useful!