Developmental Disabilities

March 30, 2021
facts about down syndrome

5 Facts About Down Syndrome Parents Need to Know

Did you know that one in every 700 babies in the United States is born with Down Syndrome? It is the most commonly occurring (yet often misunderstood) chromosomal condition that can occur in people of all walks of life. Whether or not it has touched your life, find out the facts about Down Syndrome.
April 12, 2021
autism awareness month

Advocating Acceptance During Autism Awareness Month

Autism Awareness Month has been celebrated every April for nearly 50 years. But now that this developmental disability has become a household name, some organizations have begun to advocate for a shift in focus from just raising awareness to advocating for acceptance.
September 14, 2021
living with autism

Living with Autism: Tips and Resources for Families

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a complex, lifelong developmental disability, is characterized by persistent differences in communication, interpersonal relationships and social interactions. For new mothers and fathers of children living with autism, parenting presents many new and different challenges. To help your family enjoy a happy, healthy life, Advantage Care Health Centers has some practical tips to follow and online resources you can utilize on a daily basis.
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