Benedetto raises Apraxia awareness

Assemblyman Benedetto presented a resolution to an excitied Christopher DeJesus.
Community News Group / Robert Wirsing

Assemblyman Michael Benedetto presented a resolution to Christopher DeJesus’ family proclaiming May 14, 2016 as ‘Childhood Apraxia Awareness Day’ in New York State on Wednesday, July 20.The assemblyman introduced the resolution at the request of DeJesus’ parents, Michael and Addy to bring awareness to Apraxia, a speech disorder causing children to have extreme difficulty learning to speak.

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