“Trekking into the great unknown is exhilarating for most, but if you are the parent of a child with special needs, the unknown is your biggest obstacle.”
So says Meghann Harris, the senior founder of a new travel website for families of children with physical and cognitive challenges. Harris’ daughter, Eliza, 8, has atypical Rett syndrome, a neurodevelopmental disorder.
Harris’ website is called SpecialGlobe.com. Check it out to see if it could provide a benefit to your family.
UPDATE: Fox News is featuring SpecialGlobe.com in an article currently on its website, along with additional suggestions from yet another proactive parent on planning vacations. The article also identifies 7 appealing family destinations that have given specific thought to families with “differently abled” children. (One of them is Morgan’s Wonderland which we’ve been promoting on our Links page for over 3 years.) Check it all out HERE.