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family stories of hope and inspiration 



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that found hope at siskin children's institute 


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Mia



"Siskin Children’s Institute has helped us keep going when the going got tough. They have made our lives easier and we thank you for your support and kindness for our family."

-- Betty, Mia's Great Grandmother






Effie



"As parents, there is nothing more that we could ask for – there are no words that feel adequate enough to describe the amount of gratitude that we have for the people that are Siskin – the place/the people that care for, cheer for and cherish our Effie as much as we do."

--April, Effie’s Mother 


Peyton


"Since finding our place at SCI, Peyton has truly blossomed. He has gained mobility, strength, and new abilities, all of which continue to grow."

"As a family we are blessed to know Siskin Children's Institute and call it home!"

--Whitney, Peyton's Mom



Parker




"Siskin brought out the best in Parker and prepared her for an education based on inclusion from kindergarten through high school and beyond."

-- Lee Davis, Parker's Dad

Navaeh


"Because of Siskin, I am learning how I can help Nevaeh learn to communicate and play in different ways. Our therapists are always there to listen and provide resources and information when I need it."


--Britney , Nevaeh's Mom

Gracie




"At 18 months old a spot at SCI opened up... during Gracie's first week of school she began to sign and started scooting as a means of mobilizing herself. We were completely amazed!! "

-- Karen, Gracie's Mom

Jadon


" Jadon has been with the SCI Home Visiting Program for nearly two years and has overcome so many struggles and continues to meet goals and accomplish milestones monthly. "


--Jennifer, Jadon's Mom



Reese



“We feel Siskin Children's Institute has laid the ground work for Reese to have the foundation to accomplish these goals.” 

-- Dominique, Reese's Mom



Reed


“We could not be more grateful for the Institute. Because of the Siskin Early Learning Center, we have peace of mind that Reed is getting the best care, individual attention, stimulation and resources that he needs to thrive.”


 --Katya, Reed's Mom 




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