After eight major surgical procedures most of us wouldn’t be smiling and ready to play but not so for the young lady you’re about to meet. As WHAS11’s Melissa Swan discovered thanks to some timely help from Baptist Hospital East and the WHAS Crusade for Children the ever-energetic Kylie is living with joy and determined to have fun.
Studies have determined that children who don’t read well by the fourth grade aren’t likely to ever become good readers. As WHAS11’s Melissa Swan will show you, thanks to your support of the WHAS Crusade for Children, there is a program to get youngsters have a problem reading…back on track.
Time and again we’ve seen how interacting with animals can be beneficial, especially for children with special needs. As WHAS11’s Melissa Swan discovered in the case Cooper Farrow, time with the horses at Green Hill Therapy is crucial.
Long term partnerships usually multiply the effectiveness of any program for children with special needs. As WHAS11’s Melissa Swan discovered that’s certainly true for Marion County Schools and the WHAS Crusade for Children.