Love My Provider Offers a Comprehensive Listing of Special Needs ServicesWhen it comes down to finding some of the best restaurants or professional services in your area, many people wouldn’t hesitate to research online by using sites like Yelp, Urbanspoon or Google Reviews. But finding the right resources and services that will mesh well with a child that has special needs will always more difficult than finding the best local pizza joint.
The FounderThis is where Sara Gershfeld, a behavioral psychologist, special educator and serial entrepreneur based in Los Angeles, comes in. With dual degrees in psychology and neuroscience from Scripps University, a MA in developmental psychology from Claremont Graduate University, and a private practice in Los Angeles, Gershfeld understood the hardships facing families who have children with special needs.
The OriginsSara says that Love My Provider was based on a number of Jewish Principles that focus on helping and looking out for one another. With a strong desire to apply these principles to individuals with special needs Gershfeld decided that it was time to create a tool that let people help each other, Hence Love My Provider was founded.
How It WorksLove My Provider is a safe and secure space on the web, where families with special needs children can access thousands of listings that for professional and everyday services in their local area. An example of some of the listings include:
- Financial Advisors
- Hair Salons
- And over 50 other categories