Eskasoni boy with rare disease gets wish granted for trip to Disney World – CBC

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Eskasoni boy with rare disease gets wish granted for trip to Disney World – CBC

by ahnationtalk on May 23, 202223 Views

May 23, 2022

9-year-old Francis jij Googoo is going blind from rare Bardet-Beidl syndrome

Liam Googoo, 7, always looks out for his older brother.

Francis jij Googoo, 9, from Eskasoni First Nation in Nova Scotia has autism and is non-verbal so Liam will make sure kids on the playground don’t tease Francis, and he helps his parents care for his brother.

Francis was recently diagnosed with Bardet-Biedl syndrome, which is causing him to lose his vision. Liam wants Francis to see Walt Disney World in Florida before he loses his sight.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/mikmaq-brothers-disney-trip-1.6460981

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