Why Do We Want To Send Our Special Needs Children To...

I have been asked this question many times. Sometimes by people who were well meaning  and, a lot of times by those who were not. People have asked...

Dear Cinema People : Stop Mocking The Disability !

Who can forget the famous scene from the movie ‘Kaalia’ where Amitabh Bacchan beats a bad guy to a pulp in the jail when he pushes a handicapped...

I love this school..!

  Choosing a School for our precious ones is never easy but the real value of this accomplishment can only be understood by the parents of a child with...

What Motivates You, Fellow Special Needs Mom?

What really motivates you, fellow special needs mother, When faced with stigmas, endlessly you suffer, When the days are short and the 'to-do' list is long, When the hospital visits are...

9 Quick Tips For Creating Personal Books For Children With Special...

Let me start with a quote that I have straight away lifted from Natalie Hale of special reads. I love this quote, and this pretty much sums up...

I Have Stopped Crying: A Special Needs Mother!

 This beautiful post is written by Capt. Kiran Pun, ex army officer. Kiran is a  precious friend and a  fellow mother. She is married to Lt Col K Sathiyamoorthy,...

7 Things I learnt As A Special Need Parent In Last...

Happy Birthday Aarshia   It's been 7 years today! From the day when my daughter was born! From the day when I held her in my arms for the first...

Sensitising Your Special Need Child’s Classmates : A Few Resources

Sensitisation doesn't come easy! It is a process of transformation and departing from the beliefs you've held dear all your life. It can't happen overnight. But as parents...

How To Make It Easy For Your Special Needs Sibling To...

  “My parents are deceased and I am taking care of my older mentally disabled sister. she's 40 years old. Truth be told, I don't want to take care...

Speech And Language Development Activities For Children With Down Syndrome

Recently I posted this video of Aarshia on my Facebook Page, rehearsing for a short speech which she had to present in her class the next day. To my...

Two incidents; one will make you feel proud and the other...

Time and again we come across incidents which disgust us, make us angry and outrageous about the discrimination that still happens at the hands of some people, who...

A Letter To My ‘Special’ Daughter, With Love!

I had always thought of writing letters to my daughter, long before she was even born. So madly in love I was with this ‘image’ of having a...