Better2getherRVA
Grateful for Yesterday, Excited for Tomorrow

Grateful for Yesterday, Excited for Tomorrow

 

 
A Message from Our Executive Director

A new year often brings resolutions to start fresh, and make changes to the old or begin something new. For families caring for children with medically complex illnesses, the beginning of 2021 may bring very little change. Without  a handle

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Thankful for Our Community of Supporters – Community Newsletter

Thankful for Our Community of Supporters – Community Newsletter

 

 
A Message from Our Executive Director

The Fall is often a time of thankfulness. Many are thankful for things like cooler weather, the opportunity for kids to resume learning, and finding ways to connect with family and friends – either in person or virtually.
Better2gether has

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Virtual School and 5k – Community Newsletter

Virtual School and 5k – Community Newsletter

 

 
A Message from Our Executive Director

Summer has come and (almost) gone and Fall is upon us. For many that means embarking on the most unusual school year as our children learn from home, virtually. While this presents numerous hurdles for us all, families of

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Champions – Meet Cassius

Champions – Meet Cassius

Likes: Cash loves all things Mickey Mouse. He loves watching Mickey Mouse Clubhouse and his favorite episode is the Super Hero one. His mom says, “If he’s awake, Mickey Mouse is on!”
Dislikes: Since Cash doesn’t like things going in his mouth, toothbrushing is one of his least favorite

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Champions – Meet Lydia

Champions – Meet Lydia

Likes: Music, swings, baths and playing with her big sister, Finley.
Dislikes: All things medical: shots, blood draws and other medical procedures.
Hospitalizations: She underwent her first surgery at a month old with three different teams of surgeons. She spent the first three months of her life in the hospital.

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Champions – Meet Gracelynn

Champions – Meet Gracelynn

Likes: Coloring, playing with playdough, having others read stories to her, riding her bike and power wheel, going to pre-k, and watching YouTube kids and Disney+. Her favorite color is purple.
Dislikes: Shots, blood draws and oxygen in the nostrils. She does not like to eat meat, unless its chicken

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Champions – Meet Bryson!

Champions – Meet Bryson!

Likes: Cars, trucks and trains – basically anything with wheels! Music – he loves to sing and attempts to play several musical instruments. Being outside. Soccer is his sport. Foods vary a lot but right now, pancakes, pizza, cake, yogurt, and chicken “muggets”.
Dislikes: adult directed activities, most meat and

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Champions – Meet Blake!

Champions – Meet Blake!

Likes: Trains, cars, playing at a playground, snuggling with his sister, building with Legos, watching movies, taking a bath, splashing in the pool and trips to Target
Favorite Animal: his bunny rabbit that he sleeps with at night
Dislikes: pork chops, hospital visits, settling down at bedtime, waiting patiently for

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