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Posted by: Shelley Hoss on 3/23/2015 | [PRC_COMMENTCOUNT] Comments

By age 3, Adelynn’s world had begun to grow silent. Not only did the fun-loving tot suffer from progressive sensory-neural hearing loss, she belonged to a population of children who did not show their disability outwardly. Addie’s seemingly “normal” development enveloped the toddler and her family in another kind of silence — the vacuum created when critical needs remain undiscovered and unmet.
Posted by: Shelley Hoss on 3/9/2015 | [PRC_COMMENTCOUNT] Comments

We live in a community of contrasts. While the wealth and success of so many Orange County residents is visible everywhere, the deep needs of others are not. And nowhere is this need more compelling than in Orange County’s urban core, with west Anaheim at its center.