This teenager took responsibility for his health, setting goals and overcoming what he thought was not possible. He takes his medications and works his breathing treatments into his routine so he can run competitively despite having Cystic Fibrosis.
CJ has cleft lip and palate. His care coordination team helped get him a device he uses to communicate with his teachers and classmates. They also work with his therapy providers to make sure the services CJ needs are covered.
After a typical pregnancy and birth, Drew was diagnosed with a heart murmur and congenital heart defect. Drew's mom learned Specialized Care for Children can help with many things that are not covered by insurance.
Erica has cerebral palsy, seizures, and hydrocephalus. The family was relieved at how simple the application process was. Now they have guidance and support, and mother, Evonne, enjoys networking with parents and learning about health disabilities.