TITLE

`When people see us together, they smile.'

PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Mothering;Jan/Feb99, Issue 92, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at a day in the lives of some exceptional mothers and fathers. Testimonies of disabled parents with regards to their parenting experiences.
ACCESSION #
1434884

 

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