Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Katie Beckett

I was told when he was first born I needed to apply for a "Katie Beckett" waiver - its amazing what has come about in our country due to this wonderful woman and her family fighting for their daughter to have a better life. 

Isaac has been on WV's Waiver program for almost a year and it is amazing.  Our waiver provides him a special needs medical card and access and funding for therapies, respite, nursing, all kinds of things.  Its amazing what is available to my son through this program - Its amazing how much better you can sleep at night not worrying about whether your insurance will cover everything - and knowing that there are so many wonderful resources out there.  I'm thankful to Katie Beckett and all that she accomplished for so many out there.  RIP.

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