When Victoria Chen was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) at only two years of age, her parents never expected she would have to deal with long-term side effects of treatment. Although she successfully battled the disease, it left her with Transverse Myelitis, a type of spinal cord damage, that impacted her ability to walk without assistance. Today, Victoria shows no signs of letting it slow her down.
Did you know?
Did you know that by introducing your child to early life skills from ages five to seven (such as helping to make your child’s bed, tidy his or her room, unpack and pack his or her school backpack, and set the table and clear dishes at the end of a meal) is preparing him or her for the responsibility of expanded home and community-based life skills as a young adult?
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