Team Shawnie Advocacy Group

Advocating and Providing Support to Families with Special Needs 

Our Podcast Series

Listen to the story of our son Shawnie, his trials and tribulations in a 6 part podcast series.

What is the Shawnie Bill?

Learn about the Shawnie Bill, its beginnings, and the effort behind an incredibly important piece of legislation. 

Become a Sponsor

As a sponsor, you will be helping us fight against individuals and systems that abuse, neglect, and exploit children and adolescents with special needs

Our Mission

Help Our Mission

If you would like to contribute you can do so by clicking below. Your contribution will help our advocacy group fight against child abuse and negligence.

Our Sponsors

Become a sponsor of the Team Shawnie Advocacy Group and join our fight against the abuse and negligence of children and adolescents with special needs. 

Our Services


Advocate for state legislation as well as policies that support and protect children/adolescents and families with special needs.


Work directly with families to advocate for their child in meetings with School Districts. We work tirelessly to ensure their child gets proper education in a safe environment.


Produce educational information that parents can use to inform themselves on how to properly advocate for their child with special needs.

In The News

Shawnie's Bill Aims to Help Children With Severe Autism
By Ashley Cullinane,  NBC 10 News – April 13th, 2021

The Halajko Family

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TEAM SHAWNIE ADVOCACY GROUP Inc. is a NON-PROFIT 501 (c)(3) organization run by families with special needs children.