Client Stories

Client stories demonstrate the power of Any Baby Can services on families throughout Central Texas.

A Journey in Courage

A Journey in Courage Category: Client Story February 22, 2019 Christina is originally from Chicago. After her first visit to Austin, she was committed to move to the area, but in 2012, she got pregnant. “When I found out I was pregnant, I cried. His dad and I had a rough relationship. I was not…

Walking, Talking, Smiling Miracle

For the last 13 years, Andrea has donated to Any Baby Can who she says gave her a sense of hope and confidence after her son was diagnosed with a rare genetic condition.

Life-Changing Family Support

With Any Baby Can by her side, Natalie was able to support her premature son, her family and fulfill her own professional dreams.

Season for Caring: Meet Marc and Diana

Diana faces financial and emotional hardship that comes with her son's leukemia diagnosis and has been nominated as a Season for Caring family.

Whole-Family Approach to Whole Family Success

Whole-Family Approach to Whole Family Success Category: Client Story November 26, 2018 “Our family was out of control.  My youngest two boys had developmental and behavioral needs. My oldest two were fighting and screaming constantly. My relationship with my husband was ending. That’s when we got help.” – Ilse, Any Baby Can client It’s an…

A Bright Future for Carlos

Carlos has been working with Early Childhood Intervention staff who visit his home to work on key developmental milestones, as well as provide parent and family support.

Season for Caring: Meet the Sherwoods

Season for Caring: Meet the Sherwoods Category: Client Story December 13, 2017 If you follow us on social media, you’ve probably seen us post about Season for Caring these past few weeks. So, what exactly is Season for Caring, you ask? The Season for Caring campaign is an effort by the Austin American-Statesman’s Editorial and…

Single Mom Shines as Beacon of Hope

Single Mom Shines as Beacon of Hope Category: Client Story May 8, 2017 As Mother’s Day approaches, we’d like to take a little time to honor and celebrate the role of moms. This year, we highlight Elicia, a former Nurse-Family Partnership® client who inspires first-time moms with her own journey toward success. When Elicia was just…

Season for Caring: Meet the Martinez De La Paz family

Season for Caring: Meet the Martinez De La Paz family Category: Client Story February 14, 2017 Each year, the Austin American-Statesman launches Season for Caring, a campaign highlighting stories of families served by local nonprofit organizations. The goal is to invite readers to participate in helping wishes come true, especially around the holidays, for each…

Therapies Help Kids Defy Expectations

In the face of complex medical needs, a mom's unwavering love helps her daughter defy expectations with the support of pediatric therapy.

What Dads Need in Parenthood

A dad shares how Any Baby Can prepared him for the birth of his son, and gave him a safe space to process emotions, decisions, and stress.

Meet the Jerome Family

The Jeromes have been through loss, physical challenges, medical diagnoses and more with their seven kids. They are grateful to have Any Baby Can by their side.

Decades After Early Intervention

Katrina was connected to early intervention (ECI) to address her daughter’s low muscle tone with physical and occupational therapy. But she gained much more than pediatric therapies.

Find Strength in Fatherhood

Discover the benefits of parenting classes for dads and how they positively impact relationships, emotional well-being, and parenting styles.

Benefits of a Parent Educator

When Raquel was pregnant, she knew what kind of parent she wanted to be, but she didn’t quite know how to get there.

From Client to Volunteer

Once an Any Baby Can client, our volunteer Anna has found a meaningful way to support other parents.

Peace of Mind During Pregnancy

With the right tools and knowledge, Sophie was able to take more control of her health during pregnancy.

Young Mom Inspires Others

Once this young mom felt seen and validated in her experience, she was able to inspire others on their journey.


Hear from our client families about how Any Baby Can services changed their lives for the better.

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