Health & Day Care

Health & Daily Care

From mealtimes to vaccines and everything in between, this information will help you establish routines for the day to day needs of your child.

My Community

My Community

Connect to a network of parents and professionals and develop your own support network of peers and advisors.

Establishing Services

Establishing Services

Don't know where to start? Overwhelmed by all the acronyms? Learn how to navigate the system of care and tips on preparing for IEPs.

Meet Our Experts

Meet Our Experts

Our panel of experts combine medical and therapeutic perspectives with years of experience working passionately alongside famiiles and children with special needs.

Tools & Resources

Tools & Resources

A library of resources, reference links and easy to print guidelines for you to post on the fridge and share with others!

Love, Laugh & Live


This section is devoted to our amazing moms. It's ok, in fact we encourage you to laugh and develop goals for YOURSELF! Share your secrets of sanity and be encouraged to take time for you!


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Autism Awareness Month

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Autism Awareness

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A Road Map for Parents of Children with Special Needs

Life After High School

Finding Balance - report

Learn more about the obesity risks of children with special needs...

Obesity risks of children with special needs
Blog Posts

Living a Healthier Life: A Report by AbilityPath Provides Tips for "Finding Balance"

By Guest Blogger Sheryl Young, Chief Executive Officer of Community Gatepath (Gatepath) and

AbilityPath guest blogger, Sheryl YoungMaintaining a healthy weight can be a lifelong battle, especially for individuals with disabilities... read more »

A Roadmap to "Life After High School"

By Guest Blogger Tracey Fecher, Vice President of Programs for Community Gatepath

AbilityPath guest blogger, Sheryl YoungThroughout the next decade, more than half a million young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in America will be "aging-out" of the education system when they turn 21 or 22. Those statistics are alarming. read more »

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Groundbreaking reports

Risk factors for kids with Special Needs

The Journey to Life After High School” – A Transition Guide
Walk A Mile in Their Shoes” – Bullying Children with Special Needs
Finding Balance” – Obesity and the Child with Special Needs
Hope's Raves & Faves
Welcome to AbilityPath. Everyone who joins as a member starts with one friend–Hope! I am here to listen, guide and provide perspectives. After all, everyone needs Hope on this special parenting journey! Here are a couple of my current 'Raves & Faves’–enjoy!
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