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Types Of Adaptive Mobility Devices For People With Disabilities

Updated on September 29, 2020

“Assistive technologies are an important addition to physical and occupational therapy.”  – Dr. Catherine Bearce Nowak Fourteen percent of people in the US have a mobility disability. Everyday tasks like […]

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95% of Rare Disease Patients Affected by COVID-19

Updated on June 18, 2020

COVID-19 is causing significant challenges for millions of Americans living with rare diseases. People with underlying conditions are at risk of more severe illness from COVID-19, and rare disease patients, their caregivers and family members […]

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Patient Narrative: The Nozzolillo Family

Posted on December 18, 2019

The word is Grant– in the verb form it means to be given something…the dictionary explains (a right, a power… property etc.) to bestow on, impart to, present with… On […]

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Patient Narrative: The Vekiarides Family

Updated on November 11, 2019

We were referred to the National Birth Defect Center (currently known as the Feingold Center for Children), by our pediatrician when Anna was first born. We will be forever grateful […]

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Patient Narrative: The DeBlasio Family

Updated on November 11, 2019

When I was 18 weeks pregnant with my daughter, Katie (now 17 years old), my late husband and I discovered that Katie had Down syndrome. For the first year of […]

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Patient Narrative: The Simmons Family

Updated on November 11, 2019

When the Simmons family first starting noticing something wasn’t quite right developmentally they brought their son to a specialist. The first specialist told them that he would simply ‘snap’ out […]

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High school ambassador program allows students to help with Genesis Foundation

Updated on November 11, 2019

The high school ambassador program for the Genesis Foundation is a very rewarding, positive experience. Leading this program requires a dedicated candidate, however, it builds strong leadership skills as well […]

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The Passing of a Legend: A Message from Our President

Updated on September 19, 2019

It is with great sadness that we have learned that longtime Board Member of The Genesis Foundation for Children and Celtics Legend and Hall of Famer John “Hondo” Havlicek has […]

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#4Days4Murray: July 17-20

Posted on June 19, 2018

The 3rd anniversary of the passing of our Founder and President, Dr. Murray Feingold, will be July 17.  This is three days before what would have been Dr. Feingold’s 88th birthday, on […]

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Spring 2018 Fundraising Events Recap

Updated on September 19, 2019

Happy “unofficial” start of summer! With three big events under our belt, The Genesis Foundation is excited to keep the ball rolling into a successful 2018! Check out the highlights […]

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