Traveling with kids with special needs

What a great short read for parents taking kids with special needs on trips this summer! http://www.seattletimes.com/life/travel/making-trips-work-for-a-special-needs-child/

PHOTO MOVED IN ADVANCE AND NOT FOR USE - ONLINE OR IN PRINT - BEFORE JUNE 14, 2015. -- An undated family photo of Meghann Harris with her daughter, Eliza, 8, who has a developmental disorder, and her son, Henry, 6. Harris is senior founder of SpecialGlobe.com, a new travel website for the parents and families of children with physical and cognitive challenges. "They fear what services are out there, whether their child will be welcomed by the world," says Harris. (Handout via The New York Times) -- NO SALES; FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY WITH STORY SLUGGED SPECIAL NEEDS TRAVEL BY HARRIS. ALL OTHER USE PROHIBITED.

“Trekking into the great unknown is exhilarating for most, but if you are the parent of a child with special needs, the unknown is your biggest obstacle, said Meghann Harris, 47, the senior founder of SpecialGlobe.com, a new travel website for families of children with physical and cognitive challenges.

Harris’ daughter, Eliza, 8, has atypical Rett Syndrome, a neurodevelopmental disorder.”  Click on the link above for the whole article…

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