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Tag: Special Needs Resources
April 3, 2013 | 11:05 am
August 31, 2012 | 9:09 am
“I’ve been knockin’ on the door that holds the throne
I’ve been lookin’ for the map that leads me home
I’ve been stumblin’ on good hearts turned to stone
The road of good intentions has gone dry as bone
We take care of our own.”
During this political...
August 20, 2012 | 10:33 pm
During our recent LA Federation Special Needs Mission in Israel, Danny Katz from the Welfare of Ministry took great pains to point out that they were changing the name of his department from “Adults with Mental Retardation” to “Adults with Intellectual Disabilities”, so that...
August 11, 2012 | 3:59 pm
February 7, 2008 | 7:00 pm
Video 'trailer' from The Miracle Project
Special-Needs ResourcesHaMercaz, a project of Jewish Family Service and The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, offers a central resource for Jewish families raising a special-needs child, connecting parents to support groups, programs...
December 14, 2006 | 7:00 pm