SPHERE, Special People Indeed: 5-22-11

An Acronym That Works: SPHERE , founded in 1987 by a group of parents in the town of Ridgefield, Connecticut, stands for: Special People Housing Education Recreation Employment. And Wow, they are special!┬áLast night I attended the yearly performance of SPHERE’s theater group. This year, for the first time, the group made a movie, an… Read the Rest Of This Article

Special Needs and The White House: 5-20-11

David and Susan Axelrod: Even the White House knows special needs. While away for six days with my husband, I watched Piers Morgan on CNN interview David Axelrod, President Obama’s former senior advisor and primary campaign strategist. David and his wife Susan Landau are parents of a “special needs” daughter, now in her late twenties,… Read the Rest Of This Article