MidWeek Columns

From left: Dave, Trevor, Sheila and Blakely Bierwert

When a Special Needs Child Grows Up

“We weren’t even thinking in those terms. You think automatically, he’s our kid. But when he’s 18 he becomes his own person. So if you don’t have that guardianship you lose the legal right to make decisions for him” Trevor Bierwert’s a handsome young man with an open, easy smile. And he has epilepsy. He […]