Hi im new

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Registered: 04-23-2008
Hi im new
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Thu, 04-24-2008 - 2:52pm
Hi im new im 38 yrs old married 16 yrs with 2 kids rachel is 14 & mentally handicapped she is delayed in her Speech & hearing , she was 4 when she learned to walk & potty training , she had tubs put in her ears when she was 1 and she didnt walk till age 5 . She doesnt know her abc's or her 123's she is in a boces program now for her handicapped her mind is a 6th grader but she is suppose to be in 8th grade she has trouble going to sleep at night and wont go to bed till 1am she doesnt like geting ready for school either
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Registered: 08-14-2005
In reply to: rlr91
Thu, 04-24-2008 - 5:29pm

Welcome to the board! I'm glad you found us. I look forward to getting to know you and Rachel better. I know it would be really helpful to me to hear more from people whose kids are older. Megan walked at 4 and potty trained at 5.


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Registered: 06-28-2007
In reply to: rlr91
Thu, 04-24-2008 - 6:29pm
HI and welcome. My dd is 2 1/2 and severely handicapped. She doesn't sit or have good head control. Its good to have you here and I hope to learn more about both of you. kari
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