A. Our Children's Story will offer marriage and coping workshops to assist families with the stress that occurs when caring for a child with special needs.
B. Our Children's Story will offer educational workshops so that parents can be fully aware of the different options in care for their special love one
C. Our Children's Story will offer children's camp ages 6-13yrs old for a duration of 1 week. This camp will teach children who are typical how to interact with children with (dis)Abilities through play. This camp will assist in building confidence in both typical and (dis)Abled children.
Our Children's Story will also have teen workshops that will last a duration of 4weeks. These workshops will be broken down into 2 groups, male and female.
EMPOWERMENT SESSIONS (2x's Per Year)
Raising a child with special needs takes an emotional toll on the parents. The empowerment sessions will help offer support as well as advice on how to get and stay empowered.
Offering families a website that gives resources that are available to families within the state of Georgia. Our Children's Story will have a few out of state resources, however, the website is geared towards the state of Georgia.
Our Children's Story will offer families an opportunity to get out and have fun with or without their children. We want to offer activities that are family-friendly and occasionally parents only.
GRANT OPPORTUNITIES (Quarterly)
Our Children's Story desires to offer grant opportunities to families who are in need of medical equipment insurance will not cover. We will also extend the grant opportunity to those who do not have insurance.
EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
Our Children's Story desires to offer families an option if they are in a financial hardship. This will assist in paying utilities or rent for a family in a financial crisis
Our Children's Story believes that we can bridge the gap for those families who feel alone and don't have anyone to turn to. Families who feel they aren't educated enough and/or confident enough to speak up and out. We want to give encouragement to those families who get left behind because they simply just don't know.
Our Children's Story mission is to uplift, inspire and educate families who care for children with (dis)Abilities. We will provide empowerment sessions, workshops, and events that will help raise money and awareness. Money raised will be filtered back into the community to assist families who are having a financial hardship due to medical expenses.
Established in 2010, Our Children's Story was created to raise awareness for Cerebral Palsy and Epilepsy. We also focus on educating, uplifting and inspiring families who feel alone in this lifestyle. In addition, we support families in their fight for access to cannabis oil to help treat their loved ones.