Girll with Cure JM headband sitting at tableSchool Accommodations for JDM or JPM

Many students with Juvenile Dermatomyositis or Juvenile Polymositis need some special accommodations at school. And although each student is different, here is a list of some common accommodations that other Cure JM families have found helpful in the past.

For Chronic Illness/Fatigue:

Medical Accommodations:

Muscle Pain & Weakness:

For Immunosuppression:

To Assist with Concentration/ Organization:

This isn’t a comprehensive list, but we hope that it can be a good conversation starter for your family and your school. For more information, visit