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Empowering Parents and Caregivers of Children With Disabilities: The Action Foundation’s Transformative Approach

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By Maria Omare

June 24, 2024 – In honor of Global Parenting Month, we take a moment to consider the parents and caregivers who carry the joys and burdens of raising children with disabilities. Even under the best of circumstances, parenting a young child with disabilities comes with its own set of unique challenges. The challenges pile up when adding in the complexities of income inequalities, living in rural or informal communities, and single-parent households.