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Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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Handling Meltdowns for People with ADHD

There are days that our family members with special needs encounter uncontrollable emotions, and every time that happens, it is a challenge. Despite being different, we must not punish nor criticize them for being who they are. Instead, make them fee...

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The Importance of Continued Care in Adults with IDD

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) involve a variety of illnesses that affect a person’s mental and physical faculties. Many adults with IDD have trouble with independent daily living and require extra support. The lack of care might...

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How Employable is an Adult with Autism?

A major concern among many parents of adults with autism is whether their adult child will be able to hold a job, and it’s quite an understandable concern. According to a survey conducted by Autismspeaks.org, it was found that fewer than half of au...

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Benefits of Group Homes for People with IDD

People living with developmental disabilities have varying ranges of needs and requirements that need to be met for them to live normal, healthy lives. In most cases, a constant caregiver is assigned to be at their side 24/7 to provide assistance whe...

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Residential Care Benefits for Special Needs Adults

Life isn’t always simple for any person living with a disability. But, at Blessed Group Homes Inc., a compassionate Group Home in Burke, Virginia, there is always someone around to make sure that everyone is safe, clothed, and appropriately fed. We...

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