Here are a list of the expenses:
-Gas/Co-pays for Attachment Therapist in Buffalo - Expecting a full year of weekly appointments, followed by approximately 6-12 months of bi-weekly/monthly appointments.) ($80-100/wk, $350-430/month, $4,200- $5,165/yr)
-Neuropsychologist for Alcohol Related Neuropsychological Disorders- Cost and frequency to be determined.
-Occupational Therapy/Sensory Processing/Sensory Integration Dysfunction) - $450 for initial evaluation, $350 per session. (Insurance will not cover these appointments.)
-Cost to attend Empowered to Connect Conference - $60 plus flight to San Antonio
-Cost of home repair (damage to walls, furniture, floors, doors, radiant heating unit, electrical damage, etc.) Total cost yet to be determined.
-Safety needs (window/door alarm, video monitor) (approximately $130-150 for all three)
-Cost of trained respite helper ($14-24/hr.)
-Cost of untrained friends to help (bribes and begging)
-Cost to attend a Families by Design Camp (to rebuild healthy bonds between stressed and hurting siblings) $3,600 + travel expenses for whole family to attend.