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Alex’s Success Story | Autism Awareness Month

Hi, my name is Alex Hightower. I am a sophomore at The HUB Houston, a relationship-centered educational program serving teenagers and young adults with neurological differences. I am also the webmaster and former Senior Patrol Leader for Boy Scout Troop…

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Get Ready to….Transition!

Transition Planning – What is THAT? Simply stated, “transition” is the in-between phase from childhood to adulthood. It is often a time with some anxiety and uncertainty because it follows, perhaps, years of having a daily routine driven by a…

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World Down Syndrome Day | Blakeley’s Success Story

To honor World ‪Down Syndrome‬ Day BridgingApps is sharing the success story of Blakeley. Blakeley’s Success Story Written By Ashley Stainback Kress My son, Blakeley Kress, is an amazing young man who just happens to have Down syndrome! Honestly, when…

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Megan’s Transition Story Using Tech for College Success

Megan has embarked on an exciting new adventure this school year. She is living on campus at University of Houston and overcoming obstacles unique to most freshmen. Megan has cerebral palsy. Prior to starting at the University of Houston Megan…

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John’s Success Story

Earlier this month, BridgingApps Digital Trainer Jana Rodriguez met with Marine veteran Jimmy. A few years ago his mother-in-law resided in a nursing home, which is where he and his wife Leslie met and befriended John Maynard. John is a…

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Success Story | Todd & Kristen #AccessLove

Visit the Tecla blog and read the story about how Tecla and technology changed Todd’s life…but he never expected it to help him #AccessLove, too!

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Hannah’s Story

By Lori Holbrook Hannah is 13 years old and is in 8th grade. I can’t believe we will soon be doing our transition to high school meeting. Hannah is our inspiration. I always say she is the best teacher for…

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Kyle’s Story

Our Kyle By Natalie Jolivet Our Kyle is 12 already, and it seems like only a couple of years ago he was born. We were filled simultaneously with excitement and trepidation. Upon receipt of his diagnosis of Down syndrome, my…