by Sandy Hembd,
mom of Mike and Mark, twins with Down syndrome for 49 years, veteran volunteer for 60 years, and advocate for those with Intellectual and developmental disabilities for 49 years. This is just ones person’s experience.
My, how things have changed for those with I/DD in 49 years.
When Mike and Mark were born in 1968, we found we were on the razor’s edge of the new Public Law 94-142 which stated that all children must be educated in the public school system. Because of […]