Shiri Ronen-Attia

Shiri Ronen-Attia works in the IT field and is the mother of Michael born in 2004. Michael was born completely blind, he is autistic and non verbal. He loves swimming, music and always has a smile on his face. Shiri tries to help others earlier on the special needs journey by sharing resources, tips and advice.

covid vaccine

Health & Nutrition

Getting My Special Needs Son the COVID Vaccine: One Mom’s Mission

While others debate the pros and cons of the COVID-19 vaccine, some desperate special needs families hopelessly search for resources to get their kids vaccinated.

a small white house

Parenting, Special Needs

Home Sweet Group Home?

When is the right time to move your special needs child out of the house and into a group home?

Michael sitting in a chair and smiling

Parenting, Special Needs

My son will not read this post

For a special needs parent, being realistic does not mean losing optimism. It means finding peace with what is.