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LDS Youth Earns National Award for Eagle Scout Project

by News.lds.org | Everything Else

When Forrest Bernhardt began work on his Eagle Scout leadership service project, he never dreamed it would ...


To the New Parents of a Special Needs Baby

by Mormon Mommy Blogs | Best of LDS Blogs

Like attracts like. When you love someone who's in the midst of a major trial, you try to connect them to o...

LDS woman told she would never walk, talk defies the odds with faith (+video)

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Cassi Baird wasn't supposed to walk. She wasn't supposed to talk. She wasn't even supposed to be able to tu...


LDS Weightlifter Inducted into Hall of Fame

by News.lds.org | Saints & Sports

Brady Tanner and his family members were all smiles on March 16, 2013, the day that he was inducted into th...


Having a child with spina bifida: 'Now is the winter of our discontent, made glorious summer'

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I am in the waiting room again. It was nearly one year ago in this same building that I saw her for the fir...

My Brother Hyrum: Little Girl Shares Love of Brother with Autism

by Mormon Messages | Everything Else


LDS special-needs student and football friends help change high school

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When Carson Jones invited Chy Johnson to sit with him and his football buddies at lunch last fall, he didn'...


Young elders with challenges find purpose in LDS Church-service missions

by News.lds.org | Official Church Info

In a simple game for children, blocks of different shapes are put through holes in the top of a bucket. It ...


LDS Church recognized for positive portrayals of people with disabilities

by Newsroom | Official Church Info

The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) honored The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-da...


What (and What Not) to Say to Someone with Disabilities

by Leisha Maw | Lifestyle Tips

I pushed the cart through the crowded aisles, shaking my head at the squeaking whine coming from the left f...