If you have a family member who has recently become disabled, you may be wondering about the many forms of support which are out there. When mom reached the age of 80, her health began to deteriorate. She didn't want to go into an older people's home so my brother and I decided to care for her at home. We contacted a Disability Service and sought those who could help my mum to transition but they could not help. Thankfully, my friend suggested I get in touch with services.
Houses which are designed for older people ten to have disabiliy features built into the earth.
The transition from high school to college/university can be difficult for students with various forms of disability in case those learners weren't prepared well for life after high school. This article discusses some measures that families can take to make the transition minimally disruptive to the education and well-being of the student.
Impart Time Management Skills
High school life is often heavily structured so that learners can participate in the different activities that are a hallmark of this level of education. [Read More]