The Warrior Mom Blog

Beauty Out of Chaos - This morning I opened my eyes and groaned, hoping for just a few more minutes of sleep. Instead, my husband told me that he would be taking a sick day. His back was hurting and he’d been wide awake in pain since 2:30 this morning. I immediately jumped out of bed and went into problem-solving […]

Great Opportunities to Help Others

We have some great programs designed to help complex kids and their families, like medical grants and retreat scholarships for warrior moms. Check out our project descriptions to see where you would like to donate to provide some hope and healing to a special child.

Repairing Hearts & Homes

Raising a child is sometimes challenging. Raising a complex (special needs) child presents entirely different challenges on a daily basis.

One of those challenges can be choosing between a child's medical needs and everything else. Recent studies by Money magazine, The Consumerism Commentary blog, and the advocacy group Autism Speaks, state the additional cost associated with raising a complex child can range from $25,000 a year to $60,000 per year. This is money that money that most families don't have?

So, how do they provide care for their children? They cut back spending elsewhere. That often means cutting back or ignoring necessary home maintenance. Maybe the windows that don't open can stay shut another year. The flaking paint can flake away for one more season. The flower bed can remain unplanted one more summer.

These are the difficult choices that no family should have to make.

Learn more about our Repairing Hearts & Homes program.

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Complex Solutionsmedical-grants

Healing Complex Kids goal is to help you do more than recover your child from their primary diagnosis - we want you to see them thrive at school and in your family relationships. This links will provide you with information to help you along this journey.

 

Complex Supportsautism grants

Raising a complex child can be challenging in many ways, including financially. According to several studies, treatments and supports for a complex child can exceed $60,000 each year. Included here are some resources to help you offset some of those expenses.

 

Complex Eventsautism events

Looking for a workshop to help you understand your OCD child? Looking for something to help your ADHD child burn off some energy? Included here are links to area events designed specifically for complex children.