Episode 72 | Laurie’s Story – A son with Fanconi Anemia and Tetralogy of Fallot

Podcast Show Notes

“It was a life or death… that was our life and we rose to the occasion.”

Katie, Certified Child Life Specialist talks with Laurie Strongin from Hope for Henry.

We talk about:

+How parenthood started out with hearing the news no parent wants to hear

+How Laurie’s growing family lived out of hotels and Ronald McDonald Homes for years

+The impact her first born’s death has had on his siblings

+How the first birthday without a “birthday boy” sparked a mission that has reached over 55,000 children in hospitals.

Have you heard? The Child Life On Call mobile app for parents, kids and their care team will be available in 2022. Sign up to stay informed here.

Child Life On Call is a community of parents and professionals that share ideas, stories and resources to help YOU navigate your child’s unique experiences. We give you strategies to support yourself and your family through life’s challenges. We are so glad you are here.

Child Life On Call | Instagram | Facebook | Twitter

Check out this episode!

 

 

“It was a life or death… that was our life and we rose to the occasion.”

Katie, Certified Child Life Specialist talks with Laurie Strongin from Hope for Henry.

We talk about:

+How parenthood started out with hearing the news no parent wants to hear

+How Laurie’s growing family lived out of hotels and Ronald McDonald Homes for years

+The impact her first born’s death has had on his siblings

+How the first birthday without a “birthday boy” sparked a mission that has reached over 55,000 children in hospitals.

Have you heard? The Child Life On Call mobile app for parents, kids and their care team will be available in 2022. Sign up to stay informed here.

Child Life On Call is a community of parents and professionals that share ideas, stories and resources to help YOU navigate your child’s unique experiences. We give you strategies to support yourself and your family through life’s challenges. We are so glad you are here.

Child Life On Call | Instagram | Facebook | Twitter

Check out this episode!

 

 

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