THE McGEE-LEAVITT FAMILY
Hannah McGee and Andrew Leavitt are the loving parents to their son, Jackson. Jackson was born 10 weeks early weighing one pound 10 ounces. He spent 115 days in the NICU and the following year, he was in and out of the pediatric floor. He has a variety of complex health conditions due to his premature birth including: spastic quad cerebral palsy; epilepsy; hearing loss; cortical visual impairment; a heart defect; is on home oxygen for a chronic lung condition; and is fed via a G-J tube.
Jackson is two-years old and currently enjoys playing with his toys, going to the camp, swimming, doing arts and crafts, and going for drives in the truck. Everything he does is shared and supported by family.
THE SAULNIER FAMILY
Amanda and Jason are dedicated, busy parents of two young boys. Both of their sons (Marcus & Jase) have autism; their oldest also has other medical complexities. They are pictured here, recently wearing blue in support of autism awareness. Parenting two young boys is exhausting as is; Amanda and Jason have the additional role of managing countless health team members, navigating frustrating systems, never-ending appointments, and of course the challenges that come with a diagnosis of autism. Times TWO.