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Uncertainty Ruling Your New Year?
Blog Post by Katherine Carol

It is hard to believe we are already two weeks into this new year. Has your introduction into 2018 begun with a stutter or a stop? Are you more irresolute-more full of doubt and uncertainty than resolve?...READ MORE.

H.O.P.E. Connections

Respite reimbursement funding is available for families caring for someone with paralysis caused by spinal cord and other injuries, diseases or birth conditions, including (but not limited to) stroke, spina bifida, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).   Here's how it works. 

Visit our  CAREGIVER SUPPORT AND INFORMATION Resource page for more information.


Our Full Life Ahead Workbook and Guide...

has been given a face lift!  In our new edition, families will still have the reliable information and resources they love while gaining a  New Section on Healthcare in Transition, Updated Stories, Full-Color Pages and a 
Resource Guide that has nearly doubled in size!

Are you curious about Full Life Ahead's Workbook and Guide?  Learn more.


Upcoming Events...

  • Every Thursday Evening - The Full Life Ahead small group will be meeting during the spring semester (January 28-April 28).  For more info, contact Tammy Moore. (
  • January 20th, 2018 - Down Syndrome Alabama (DSA) is hosting a seminar series focusing on Behavior! This "Hot Topic"event will be held on January 20th, 2018 at  Ascension Church (1929 Canyon Road, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216) from 8 A.M.- 5 P.M.  Register here. Email for more information:
  • February 2-4, 2018 - Full Life Ahead Family Weekend - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Register here.
  • February 9 - 11, 2018 at Camp McDowell -  Stronger Together Mom's Retreat hosted by Bridgeway Services.  Stronger Together Mom's Retreat is a women's retreat designed specifically for moms of children with special needs. The primary focus is moms of high functioning children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), but any moms of children with special needs are invited to attend. Please contact Kerry Mataya at  for more information purchase  tickets  here. 
  • February 23rd, 2018The 17th Annual Alabama Autism Conference will be held at the Bryant Conference Center in Tuscaloosa, Alabama on February 23, 2018. Register here.

Did you know? There are many ways you can give to Full Life Ahead! Give through traditional donations or legacy giving  here OR give without spending a dime by participating in Planet Fundraiser or Amazon Smile!

You can now give recurring gifts to the Full Life Ahead Foundation? Find out more here.

Wishing you and yours a Full Life Ahead,
Tammy Moore   
Executive Director
The Full Life Ahead Foundation 
Office: 205-439-6534
Cell:(205) 261-1235 
Fax: (205)439-6594

If you have information, an event, a worksh op, a resource or anything else that you would like to share in our e-newsletter, please email
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The purpose of The Full Life Ahead Foundation is to positively impact the lives of individuals with disAbilities and their families by helping them create hope, encourage dreams, set expectations a nd establish an action plan to achieve the fullest possible adult life.  We desire to offer every individual the opportunity to be a productive, contributing member of their community.