23 Texts Special Needs Parents Would Love to Get Any Day of the Week

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A text message doesn’t take a lot of effort, but it can have a big impact.

We asked our Mighty parenting community what text messages they’d love to receive when they or their kids are having a particularly overwhelming day. Maybe you know someone who could use a few words of encouragement, a little reminder or a small favor. Go ahead — shoot them a text.

Here are 23 text messages parents of children with special needs would love to receive:

1. “Haven’t talked to you in awhile… How are you?”

Text message that reads "Haven't talked to you in awhile... How are you?"

2. “Saw your son at school today… He had a huge grin on his face!”

Text message that reads, "Saw your son at school today... He had a huge grin on his face!"

3. “Dinner is done, thought you deserved a break after this appointment-filled day.”

Text message that reads "Dinner is done, thought you needed a break on this appointment-filled day."

4. “Don’t be so hard on yourself.”

Text message that reads "Don't be so hard on yourself."

5. “Even if you can’t come, I wanted to invite you out tonight!”

Text message that reads "Even if you can't come, I wanted to invite you out tonight!"

6. “You’re not alone.”

Text message that reads, "You are not alone."

7. “Let’s meet for coffee.”

Text message that reads "Let's meet for coffee" with a coffee emoji and donut emoji

8. “I know you’re overwhelmed, but you’re doing a great job.”

Text message that reads "I know you're overwhelmed, but you're doing a great job."

9. “I want to learn more about your child’s needs so you feel safe leaving her with me.”

Text message that reads "I want to learn more about your child's needs so you feel safe leaving her with me."

10. “I’ll babysit tonight.”

 

Text message that reads "I'll babysit tonight."

11. “Loved watching your kid.”

Text message that reads "Loved watching your kid."

12. “Just wanted to let you know I’ve been thinking of you a lot lately!”

Text message that reads "Just wanted to let you know I've been thinking of you a lot lately!"

13. “Life is tough, but so are you!”

Text message that reads, "Life is tough, but so are you!"

14. “I get it.”

Text message that reads "I get it."

15. “I’m on my way over to help with whatever you need.”

Text message that reads "I'm on my way over to help with whatever you need."
16. “You’re an awesome advocate.”

Text message that reads "You're an awesome advocate."

17. “Play date? My kid is asking to play with your kid. I’ll bring the wine.”

Text message that reads "Play date? My kid is asking to play with your kid. I'll bring the wine."

18. “You got this.”

Text message that reads "You got this."

19. “We cleaned the house while you were at work.”

Text message that reads "We cleaned the house while you were at work."

20. “I’m taking my kids to play at the park, would yours like to join?”

Text message that reads "I'm taking my kids to play at the park, would yours like to join?"

21. “You can do this!”

Text message that reads "You can do this!"

22. “I’m here if you need to talk.”

Text message that reads "I'm here if you need to talk."

23. “Stop whatever you’re doing right now and read these words: You are enough.”

Text message that reads "Stop whatever you're doing right now and read these words: YOU ARE ENOUGH."


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