Courageous Parents Network
CPN is a destination created by parents, for parents, to support, guide, and strengthen families as they care for a seriously ill child. Here you will find wisdom from fellow parents and pediatric care providers to help you be the best parent you can be to your child and children—and get through each moment.
Casey’s Circle is a local nonprofit dedicated to helping families of children with special needs find ways for their kids to be kids first – patients later. This is done by providing tools, education, resources, and opportunities to help improve the quality of life for medically complex children, their families and their providers, while also strengthening their circle of care.
CPATH: Cerebral Palsy Awareness Transition Hope
CPATH is a non profit organization that was formed for charitable, education and support purposes. They provide social and networking opportunities for families and individuals with cerebral palsy and educational opportunities for families, the community and people associated with cerebral palsy to promote awareness and personalized support.
CPATH: Equipment Closet/
The equipment closet at CPATH is for children with any kind of diagnosis and need. CPATH acts as an interim between families and organizations, accepting donations of equipment that children may have outgrown or no longer need, and connecting the equipment with families that can greatly benefit from their use. The equipment is given, not loaned and once a family no longer needs the equipment, CPATH will gladly accept it back. They keep an online inventory with pictures and specifications of strollers, wheelchairs, walkers, feeds, medical supplies, etc and are very responsive to emails.
Feeding Tube Awareness Foundation
The feeding tube awareness website is an unparalleled resource for pediatric tube feeding. It has answers to frequently asked questions by topic area, video tutorials made by other parents, resources and links to useful products.
Navigate Life Texas
Navigate Life Texas is a website especially for families and parents of children with disabilities or special health care needs and is designed to offer support, inspiration, resources, and links to services available.
The Austin Center for Grief and Loss
The Austin Center for Grief and Loss is a non-profit organization serving children (5-18) and adults who are experiencing grief or loss due to a death, divorce, incarceration, or other life-altering event. Individual counseling services are offered on a sliding scale basis. Medicaid and some commercial insurances are accepted.
Carrying To Term
When you’re facing a terminal prenatal diagnosis, the decision to carry a pregnancy to term is often accompanied by a range of questions and emotions. We are a non-profit organization dedicated to helping you gather the support, tools, and resources necessary to navigate the months ahead – all while embracing and celebrating precious memories with your baby.
Hope Mommies™ is a non-profit Christian organization who sole purpose is to come alongside moms and families who have experienced infant loss, bringing comfort, encouragement, companionship, and hope as they continue to walk this side of eternity without their beloved son or daughter.
Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep
Our Mission: To introduce remembrance photography to parents suffering the loss of a baby with a free gift of professional portraiture. Our Work: NILMDTS trains, educates, and mobilizes professional quality photographers to provide beautiful heirloom portraits to families facing the untimely death of an infant. We believe these images serve as an important step in the family’s healing process by honoring the child’s legacy.
Molly Bears is a non-profit organization that creates weighted teddy bears for families coping with infant loss. MollyBears.com is also an online community of support for families that have suffered a death of an infant.