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Funding Available for Survivors of Traumatic Brain Injury

Our First in Families program supports people who are living with Traumatic Brain Injury - of any age living in Cabarrus, Davidson, Rowan, Stanly, and Union counties - and their families to meet their self-defined needs.  We currently have special funding that could help your family. Examples of First in Families support include assistance with obtaining adaptive equipment, respite, co-payment for medical and therapy appointments, home modifications, transportation, household goods and services and much more.

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Do I Get A Coronavirus Stimulus Payment If I'm on SSI or Social Security?

The CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act) passed by Congress and signed into law by the President authorized stimulus payments - called Recovery Rebates - to be made to many people in the United States, including people who do not make enough money to file taxes usually.

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COVID 19: Special Education Guide During School Closure, A Guide for Parents Part 1

Since the March 2020 outbreak of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) in the United States, businesses and public schools have closed across the country. Nationwide school closures have left parents wondering how their children will learn and complete the current school year. Parents who have a child receiving special education services in public school have additional concerns about how their child’s special education program and their learning will be impacted. How will the public school provide a free appropriate public education (FAPE) and meet their child’s unique education needs? The response to this question will be as distinct and individual as each child.

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September is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Month

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders - The Only 100% Preventable Developmental Disability