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Breaking the Cycle of Poverty

Breaking the Cycle of Poverty by Stephanie Symonds, A Mommy Corner, and the UP Center A Mommy Corner was honored to interview James Monds, the Executive Director of the UP Center. James is a native of Fort Pierce and he knows what it means to live in and overcome poverty, as he allowed poverty to [...]

By |2019-03-06T10:58:21-04:00October 18th, 2018|Adult Support, Support Group, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Breaking the Cycle of Poverty

Early Intervention is Key

Early Intervention is Key by Easterseals Florida and the Treasure Coast Early Steps Since November 1, 2007, Easterseals Florida has been home to the Treasure Coast Early Steps (TCES) program. TCES provides early intervention services to children and their families residing in Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, and Okeechobee Counties on the southeast [...]

By |2019-03-06T10:58:21-04:00October 18th, 2018|Child Development|Comments Off on Early Intervention is Key

What is Autism?

What is Autism? by Rosie Portera, MS, CCC-SLP Autism is a complex brain-based disability. We are all born with the ability to easily learn basic skills that help us survive and learn. These are skills like walking and talking, but also include our ability to be curious and open to learning. It’s said that no [...]

By |2019-03-06T10:58:21-04:00October 16th, 2018|Autism|Comments Off on What is Autism?

Piecing the Puzzle Together

Piecing the Puzzle Together by Stephanie Symonds and Sharon Laskey,  A Mommy Corner There is a support group near you serving Martin, St Lucie, Okeechobee, and Indian River Counties which goes by the name “A Mommy Corner”. It was founded by Stephanie Symonds and Sharon Laskey in 2016. Seeing the need in our community, we [...]

By |2019-03-06T10:58:22-04:00October 16th, 2018|Advocacy, Support Group|Comments Off on Piecing the Puzzle Together