Raising Children with Special Needs
Raising children brings with it a host of joys and celebrations, questions and concerns. Parents raising a child with special needs, whether physical impairments, learning disorders, or developmental disabilities, often face unique challenges that require more specialized attention.
JCS can provide services and supports that help you address these challenges. We provide counseling, advocacy and case management services to children and families of individuals with special needs. Other services include:
- Upcoming Information Programs – Financial Assistance
Maryland ABLE Account Information Session: February 20 & February 27
Money in these accounts help families pay for qualifying disability-related expenses. Learn how you can benefit. For more information click here.
- Assistance with independent living skills
- Psychological testing
- Social skills groups
- Vocational services
- Help in locating and obtaining special equipment
- Consultation and counseling related to child development and/or parenting skills
- Other solutions for Living with Special Needs
JCS works with the Developmental Disability Administration (DDA) to obtain and fund resources and services.
For more information about any of our services or to schedule an appointment, please call our Access Center at 410-466-9200.
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