Sweet Stuff is an ongoing feature in the Signposts Community where we share uplifting and inspirational stories from around the web that put people with disabilities, or disability itself, in a positive light. Feel free to email us anytime if you have something to contribute!
  • Along with maternity coverage, California residents with individual medical insurance policies will now have Autism benefit coverage added to their policies. This mandatory policy change just took effect July 1, 2012 and will cover professional services and treatment programs.
  • In This lovely post by Amy Julia Becker at Patheos, Becker talks about how she has come to be grateful for her daughter’s Down Syndrome.
  • Signposts Writer Ramee Larson’s precious little girl, Mabel, was recently featured on the Global Genes Project site. Click here to check out her page and learn more!
  • Two boys with Down Syndrome got to help their Mum carry the Olympic Torch on its trek to Reading, in southern England this week. You can read more about the “Moment the Olympic Torch Melted Relay Melting Reading Hearts” right here!

Hope you enjoy!

{Image via GetReading.co.uk}