IMPACT & STORIES
VELA's vision is to create a community where all families of children with special needs thrive, starting with the parent first. For the last 7 years, we have focused on delivering programming built on best practices for empowering families, using innovative curricula that is both responsive to community needs and empathy-driven.
Storytime: MEET Lian
Lian loves many things including his parents, dogs and pizza. When we met his parents, Rosa and Eric, we quickly saw where he got his brightness from. They are warriors who have been through heart surgeries, diagnoses, very hard special education meetings and more with their son. Click here to read more about them and other families we are honored to serve!