I met Deb Dzubak and her 14-year-old son Zachary this summer at a regional Joni and Friends Family Retreat, a five-day accessible camp that gave forty families affected by disability a fun and inspiring time to recharge batteries. The U.S. has a number of different organizations offering
Gregg Olson of Amboy, Minnesota, has a five-year-old granddaughter with Rett syndrome. In an interview, he said, "Evie can't walk or talk, but she can make sounds. She often has more frustration than most girls
A regular column reader, "Roseanne" (not her real name), has been a fighter. Weighing only 21 ounces at birth, she then became overexposed to oxygen in an incubator for three months and developed retrolental fibroplasia. It's a condition that causes blindness.