He is 12 years old and just graduated elementary school with A/B Honor Roll and the History Hero award. Taosies loves animals, playing flag football and golf, and discussing World War II history. He recently started a rock collection and is often busy in the garage – tumbling, polishing, and carving. Taosies is one of the Js in A+J as his mom is the founder.
Taosies has come a long way in his advocacy journey. He fills out paperwork by himself and also picks up his medications at the pharmacy while his parents are close by. He recently started keeping notes on his phone so he can plan questions for his doctor visits. Be sure to share Taosies’ Tips with your budding advocates!
Taosies’ Tip for Pediatricians
Talk to us. We know our body the best.
Taosies’ Tip for Parents
Help us speak up and ask questions.
Taosies’ Tip for Kids with Illness
Find a friend who gets you.
Great work, Taosies!
Your Friendly Advocate