STAR Kids is a new Texas Medicaid managed care program that will provide Medicaid benefits, beginning November 1, 2016, to children and adults 20 and younger who have disabilities. For more information go to STAR Kids or attend an information session near you in August and September 2016.
This website is especially for families and parents of children with disabilities or special health-care needs and is designed to offer support, inspiration, resources, and links to services available.
Moving, inspirational, and helpful tips from parents and professionals about topics ranging from finances to dealing with mental illness.
Some children have a hard time regulating their emotions. Their “behavior” might be out of control. Here are some tips for helping the child who is angry.
My daughter wanted to attend her school’s Valentine’s Day dance. She needed support, and it took some planning, but she went! Here’s how we made it happen.
Having a plan in place will help your child have a successful start to the new school year.
Children with disabilities can join after-school activities. They may need extra support. Here are some available supports to make it easier and more enjoyable.
Learning to drive is possible for teenagers with autism, but it takes patience and time. Here are some tips to help the process.
There are several programs in Texas that provide support for children and adults who have disabilities. These include medical and other long term support services for their loved ones with disabilities. This article provides an overview of some of these programs.