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Williams Syndrome Changing Lives Foundation

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By PennyPerez

Williams Syndrome Changing Lives Foundation Williams Syndrome Changing Lives Foundation

Name of Website

Williams Syndrome Changing Lives Foundation

Address of Website

www.wschanginglives.org

Local, National, or International?

National

Organization or Personal? Nonprofit or Profit?

Non-profit

Mission Statement

The Williams Syndrome Changing Lives Foundation is a non-profit foundation centered on increasing Williams syndrome awareness, increasing education for families, the public, physicians, and therapists.

The Williams Syndrome Changing Lives Foundation was formed to enhance the lives of children and adults living with a diagnosis of Williams syndrome by providing needed financial assistance with medical, therapeutic, recreational needs and other developmental resources. In addition, the Williams Syndrome Changing Lives Foundation provides support for individuals, parents and families through support, outreach, and spons

Resources Available

The Williams Syndrome Changing Lives Foundation is a non-profit foundation centered on increasing Williams syndrome awareness, increasing education for families, the public, physicians and therapists. We can provide assistance to families for various medical and developmental needs.

We can provide assistance with:

Financial assistance for medical needs, including costs associated with travel to Williams syndrome specialty clinics throughout the United States, specialized medical equipment, therapy sessions, specialized educational needs, specialized camps (including music and summer camps), assistance for specialized in-home care and ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) services.

Financial assistance for medical needs including costs associated with service and/or companion animals, nursing services, assistive technology devices, prescribed medications, specialized car seats, specialized formula and therapeutic feeding tools.

Medical and developmental resources, such as costs associated with treatment from a Developmental Pediatrician and/or behavioral therapy.

Provide support resources for families and/or individuals such as current medical and developmental information.

Provide community/educational and physician awareness efforts regarding the medical care and needs of individuals affected by Williams syndrome through outreach efforts to communicate current issues, documented medical, developmental and educational guidelines regarding Williams syndrome.

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