Connecticut Children's

Meet Lauryn: 2020 Family Advocacy Week Champion

Lauryn is participating in Speak Now for Kids Family Advocacy Week from August 10-14, 2020. Through this special event, Lauryn and her family will share information about her health journey, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center’s role in providing Lauryn with necessary health care services, and why the public and our elected officials must invest in the future of kids like Lauryn.

Lauryn was born prematurely at only 25 weeks gestation, weighing just one pound, she faced significant health problems in her first few years of life.