Medicaid Redetermination process and Navigator’s Free Help

With the Medicaid “unwinding” (or Medicaid redetermination) that is going on right now, many are losing their Medicaid and do not even know why. This Medicaid Redetermination process will no doubt be confusing for many consumers, but fortunately there is free, expert help available. Assisters, like Navigators, are ready to help people navigate their options. Assisters are trained, background checked and fingerprinted, and certified to answer consumer questions about coverage, review options, complete applications, and … Read more

Healthy Coping: 24 Mechanisms & Skills For Positive Coping

Not all coping skills are created equally! In this challenging time, it is especially important to practice self care. Are you someone who laughs at the most inopportune times? Perhaps you are a nail-biter, or maybe you even become energized during challenging moments. Whether you resort to unhealthy behavior or thrive in stressful situations when things become challenging, these are just a few of the countless coping mechanisms individuals may choose or unconsciously exhibit. Learn … Read more

Early Detection is Key – Support for Children with Autism

During the first years of your child’s life, it is important to watch and listen closely as your child interacts with you and others. You can pick up clues to potential developmental disabilities and seek assistance early. Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a lifelong developmental disability often linked to challenges with communication skills. ASD affects the way your child’s brain processes information and how the brain’s nerve cells connect and organize. ASD affects … Read more