Log In Sign Up

some good news...FINALLY


Forum: Children with Special Needs

Notices

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To Children with Special Needs LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
June 20th, 2011, 01:15 PM
Super Mommy
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 930
Well we had the intake worker from family supports for children with disabilities come in today..and it turned out to be a great thing! I was worried she would judge me because of how off the wall reggie acts or how inappropriate he is.
Well... we now qualify for respite, a behaviour aide and a housekeeper ... plus a few more things.. I think the house keeper is a little over the top, but sitting here thinking about it...the kid stays awake for 24hrs, and needs constant supervision...I know I have laundry downstairs i havent seen in a long time!!
Its hard to keep up to forever changing his bed or wiping down walls he decided to smear things on!(not too nice things either!)
Im really excited about respite though...and she has forwarded her findings on to our referal to other help also

It helped ALOT that reggie was off the wall today, throwing tantrums and being inappropriate to her. Other wise im sure she would think i was off my rocker.
__________________


Reply With Quote
  #2  
June 20th, 2011, 05:47 PM
C&K'sMama's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 6,150
That is SO awesome!! I wish we had something like that!! I have respite, but I dont have time to use it. I'd give a kidney to have housekeeping help (not a lot, just to stay on top of things)
__________________





"Disability is not a brave struggle or ‘courage in the face of adversity.’ Disability is an art. It’s an ingenious way to live."
Reply With Quote
  #3  
June 20th, 2011, 07:24 PM
Super Mommy
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 930
im kind of excited and kind of embarrased that she suggested house keeping... i need alot of help at the moment! ... i asked my friend..when i do get one..should i clean up first or let them LOL
__________________


Reply With Quote
  #4  
June 21st, 2011, 05:28 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Knoxville,Tennessee
Posts: 3,593
Send a message via AIM to i3ai3ydanny
lol...that's funny. I would love to have an on call sitter. I have had so many times when my sitters are unavailable and I have had to call in to work or cancel appointments. That is the one thing I would want. I am so glad that you are getting the extra hands you need.
__________________

Thanks .:Shortcake:. for my GREAT siggy.



Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:32 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0