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Living Right: Terry’s Story

Four-hundred thousand Americans have Down syndrome and many are living much longer than ever before. 

As Katie Boomgaard shows us in Living Right, for families with special needs siblings, there can be a unique set of challenges and stressors to overcome.

Shortly after meeting the McDonald family to share their story, Terry suffered a stroke, and passed away unexpectedly. 

It’s the McDonald’s hope other families who care for special needs siblings are encouraged to look for the support they need to make the arrangement work.

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