Shape the Future of Caregiving

Shape the Future of Caregiving

Welcome to the myHana® family! We believe that partnerships are the cornerstone to a more supportive, empowered, and vibrant caregiving community. 

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Your Private, Secure Community Awaits: myHana is thrilled to collaborate with DS Network AZ to present a safe haven where caregivers can connect and share, without compromising privacy.

Virtual Open House

Virtual Open House

Join us for an immersive virtual open house and discover myHana®, a revolutionary web app designed meticulously to guide and support caregivers through every phase of their journey. From dealing with new diagnoses to navigating the intricate pathways of caregiving, myHana® is the ultimate companion you've been waiting for. Designed specifically for families and caregivers supporting loved ones with Down Syndrome, Autism, and other intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs), this event showcases the wealth of resources, tools, and expert guidance we offer.

September 28, 2023, 6:30pm

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Your Ultimate Resource Chest: Delve into an updated repository of resources tailored for caregivers. Whether you’re a newbie or a seasoned caregiver, our pool of knowledge is your beacon.

Join the myHana+ Beta Program: There’s more in store! As part of our Beta program, not only will you access these innovative features, but you'll also sharpen your tech skills and offer invaluable feedback. Be instrumental in refining a revolutionary caregiving platform.

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Whether you're coping with a new diagnosis, navigating the complexities of caregiving, or planning for the future, myHana® is here to help. We understand the unique challenges and obstacles that caregivers face on a daily basis - we’ve created a place for you to ...

Created by caregivers, for caregivers.

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Caregiving is a journey. Let us provide you and your family with a roadmap.



Care Management

Coordinate and collaborate simply and securely with providers, care team members, family, and friends. Share information, view medication schedules, track appointments, and manage a multitude of other responsibilities within a platform built with a commitment to security and privacy, leveraging industry-leading technologies from Amazon Web Services, which supports HIPAA level data security. Feel confident in the hand-off of caregiving duties from one caregiver to another. Hassle-free, seamless, secure - accessible anytime, anywhere.  

The care journey continues! Our dedicated myHana® Caregiver Concierge is committed to supporting you, the caregiver, as you navigate your personal health. With custom-tailored tools and individualized pathways curated to meet your health and wellness needs, myHana® ensures you never lose sight of your own wellbeing.

Document Storage

Organize your caregiving journey by filing mountains of paperwork and other relevant documents away within a platform built with a commitment to security and privacy, leveraging industry-leading technologies from Amazon Web Services, which supports HIPAA level data security. Designed to store, manage, and share volumes of essential documents and multimedia files (audio clips, video files, and more), users can securely access their documents and share files on the go from any device, in any location.

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Gain confidence in myHana®'s ever-growing Knowledge Hub that boasts an extensive collection of carefully curated educational resources to help you navigate every aspect of the caregiving journey. From diagnosis and transition, to IEPs, waivers, financial planning, advocacy, and more - everything you need, all in one place - accessible anytime, anywhere. The myHana® Knowledge Hub is your one-stop-shop for up-to-date, relevant knowledge and expertise, with clear and concise explanations of complex topics, brought to you by experienced professionals and leaders within the disability community. 

The myHana® Community is where parents and caregivers like you, who truly understand the complexities of caregiving, participate in online discussions, receive essential self-care resources, access stress-management tools, and attend virtual meetups to share experiences, seek advice, and form lasting friendships. Let our supportive community of peers, moderated by professionals, be your companion throughout your caregiving journey - because nobody should face caregiving alone.

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Thriving in your caregiving journey starts with trust. 

Introducing MyHana's Team of advisors and faculty

Caregiving companion
Caregiving tools
Caregiving community
Caregiving resources
Caregiving support
Online caregiver support
Caregiver stress management
Virtual caregiver meetups
Caregiving education
Disability resources
Caregiving information hub
IEP support
Disability waivers
Disability financial planning
Disability advocacy
Online document storage for caregivers
HIPAA compliant document storage
Caregiver collaboration platform
Medication schedule management
Caregiver appointment tracking
Care coordination platform
Down syndrome caregiving support
Autism caregiving support
Intellectual and developmental disabilities support
Caregiver community for Down syndrome and Autism

Nick Garofolo


Scott Badesch



Partnership Development

Heather Sachs

Alan Kriss

Ven Sequenzia, Jr.

Content Director

Strategic Advisor

Advocacy, Agency and Business Development

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Lindsey Nebeker

Rachel Starr

Community Director

Marketing Director

VP of Operations

Carrie Williams

Community and Support Manager 



With over 53 million unpaid caregivers in the U.S. alone, the need for caregiver support has never been greater. Join myHana® today and let us help you thrive throughout your caregiving journey while providing the highest quality care to your loved ones.

Together, we'll make a difference in the lives of those who matter most.

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Unlimited communications and hundreds of topics to explore.  No credit card needed.
Rest assured that myHana® will never sell your data. myHana® Essentials is always FREE.


Discover a warm, welcoming community of caregiving peers at the myHana® Community. Designed with you in mind, our platform offers a safe space to connect, share, and grow together, free from the distractions and noise of public social media.


Begin your educational journey with the myHana® Knowledge Hub, your guide to empowerment and support at every stage. Our thoughtfully compiled and organized content offers valuable insights and knowledge, equipping you to navigate the unique challenges of caregiving with confidence.

Education Plus

Elevate your caregiving experience with myHana® Knowledge Plus, a comprehensive learning hub designed to provide you with extensive resources, personalized support, and exclusive access to a wealth of knowledge from experts.

Document Storage

Experience peace of mind with myHana® Document Storage, your go-to for managing care-related files and documents. Accessible from any device and location, built with a commitment to security and privacy, simplifies organization, storage, and sharing while keeping your information safe.

Care Management

Seamlessly manage your caregiving tasks, appointments, and goals with myHana® Care Management. Designed for organization and control, we keep you connected with your caregiving team, accessible from any device, anywhere, at any time.

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✓ Genuine Connections: Build meaningful relationships with fellow caregivers who understand your journey, providing empathy, support, and encouragement.

✓ Professional Guidance: Our expert myHana® professionals and moderators are always on hand to offer insights, advice, and resources tailored to your unique caregiving needs.

✓ Privacy and Security: Enjoy a secure, private environment where you can openly discuss your challenges, triumphs, and everything in between without concern.

✓ A Wealth of Knowledge: Learn from others' experiences, share your own, and explore a vast repository of curated information, resources, and attend virtual meetups to help you become a better caregiver.


✓ Essential Resources: Access a selection of our high-quality content and resources for free, offering valuable insights into key caregiving topics.

✓ Expertly Curated: Our team of experienced professionals handpick and organize the highest-quality content, ensuring reliability and relevance to your caregiving needs.

✓  Easy-to-Navigate: Quickly find the information you're looking for with our intuitive, user-friendly organization and presentation.

✓ Regular Updates: Stay informed with regular updates on new content, articles, and resources.


✓ Exclusive Access: Enjoy unlimited access to our complete collection of premium resources, articles, webinars, and interactive guides.

✓ Personalized Support: Connect with experts and fellow caregivers through our exclusive forums and live Q&A sessions.

✓  Holistic Approach: Dive into our multidisciplinary content, covering diverse aspects of caregiving such as emotional well-being, self-care, and practical skills, fostering a well-rounded caregiving experience.

✓ Priority Updates: Stay ahead with priority access to new content and resources, ensuring you're always informed and prepared.

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✓ Secure Storage: Safeguard your important care-related documents built with a commitment to security and privacy, leveraging industry-leading technologies from Amazon Web Services, which supports HIPAA level data security, designed to keep your information protected and confidential.

✓ Ultimate Convenience: Access your files from any device, at any time, ensuring the critical information you need is always at your fingertips.

✓  Effortless Organization: Easily categorize, manage, and locate your documents, streamlining the care management process and saving you valuable time.

✓ Seamless Sharing: Collaborate with care team members and professionals, securely sharing vital documents with ease and efficiency.

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✓ Streamlined Organization: Keep track of important tasks, appointments, and goals, ensuring nothing slips through the cracks.

✓ Unified Team Management: Collaborate and communicate with your caregiving partners, supporters, and providers in one centralized location.

✓ Ultimate Convenience: Access and manage your care coordination from any device, providing flexibility and ease of use.

✓ Efficient Time Management: Spend less time juggling tasks and more time focusing on what truly matters: providing the best care possible.

myHana® Caregiver Concierge: is committed to supporting you, the caregiver, as you navigate your personal health. With custom-tailored tools and individualized pathways curated to meet your health and wellness needs, myHana® ensures you never lose sight of your own wellbeing.

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Why should you become a member?

Shape the Future of Caregiving: Become a Founding Member of myHana® Today!

Join now for early access to advanced features, influence the development of myHana®, connect with a supportive community, and receive exclusive perks. Make a difference in caregiving by contributing to a collective that will positively impact the lives of caregivers and care recipients.

Don't miss this opportunity to be at the forefront of a caregiving innovation in an effort to shape a brighter future for all.

Currently, myHana® is tailored to provide robust support to families and caregivers attending to a loved one with Down Syndrome and/or Autism. We offer dedicated resources and expert assistance specifically designed to meet these unique challenges. But we're not stopping there.

As we continue to evolve, we're committed to broadening our horizons to encompass other intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs) and conditions. We're hard at work, striving to expand our suite of support offerings. We want to stress that any caregiver of an individual with an IDD can already benefit from the features and community myHana® offers, and there's much more on the horizon.

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