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Financial  Planning for A Child with Special Needs

Financial Planning for A Child with Special Needs

Financial Planning for A Child with Special Needs Raising a child is costly — around $14,000 annually. The expenses associated with raising a child climb for children with special needs. While everyone’s children and financial situation differs, for most parents, managing their finances while raising their child can be difficult. Thankfully, there are many resources available to you so you are able to provide and care for your child. Check out what you need to know when planning your finances for your child. Financial Planning for A Child with Special Needs Planning Phase It’s important to become very aware of…
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How to know when your adult child with special needs is ready to live independently

How to know when your adult child with special needs is ready to live independently

two friends with disability in rehabilitation center, watching digital tablet How to know when your adult child with special needs is ready to live independently By Christy Clawson, Wondermoms.org All parents have dreams for their kids.  A good job, a loving relationship, personal success, and independence. It's no different for those of us whose children have disabilities. It may not happen on a typical timetable, but many young adults with autism, Down syndrome, and other special needs do reach a point where they’re able to move out on their own. How do you know when – or if – your…
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