When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content Where Will Your Retirement Money Come From? Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources. How Income Taxes Work A quick look at how federal income taxes work. Retirement Is a Beginning Key questions to answer when you are considering retirement.