Go To Pro

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Go to Pro Answering Your Questions: I'm an Adult...Can You Help Me Improve my Spelling?
Can I Learn to Spell? I have been researching ways to help myself become a better speller (grammar is also on the list).  I am currently 35 years old, however had a very bumpy...
Go to Pro Answering Your Questions: Is it too late to improve my kids learning skills before school starts up again?
It's already the middle of July...is it too late to improve my kids learning skills before school starts up again?  I know exactly what you are saying, you are afraid that too much...
Go to Pro: Family Activities Improve Learning Skills
Family activities are one of the best ways to improve learning skills. Going on field trips - and then doing the twist after field trip activity builds not only a good family bonding time...

Activities

Activities
SUMMER OF SPONGEBOB
Paramount Home Entertainment has launched their #SummerofSpongeBob with printable and other fun items being released daily for a month. These activities will keep your kids...
Fun and Therapeutic Water Play in Your Own Backyard or Neighborhood Pool
Who wants to jump into a cool pool on a hot summer day? Your child does!Since play is the main way a child learns, giving your child aquatic tasks designed with play in mind can be both fun...
Occupational Therapy Month
With the rise of autism and the promotions to increase autism awareness, April is a pretty full month.  However, autism shares April with occupational therapy, and the American...

Products and Services

Products and Services
Once Upon a Sign: The Magic Mirror
“Once Upon a Sign” has a series of DVDs all performed in American Sign Language. They can be played with or without subtitles, and even though they are designed for the deaf, they are fun...
Dolphin Tale 2 Combo Pack
Three years ago the world was introduced to Winter, a sweet dolphin that was injured and had to have her tail removed. Thanks to the extraordinary efforts of many people, a prosthetic tail...
New Technology For Leg Bag Users: How the Freedom Flow™ II is Changing Lives
Asking for help with personal care can be uncomfortable at times. For some people it’s a daily occurrence. People using a catheter have to deal with the extra chore of emptying their leg...

Legal

Legal
Creating a Legal Plan for Your Child’s Future
There is no “one size fits all” approach that parents of a child diagnosed within the “autism spectrum” should take as the child approaches their 18th birthday. The abilities and the needs...
I&RS vs. 504 Accommodation Plan vs. IEP
You’ve heard about the I&RS Plan and the 504 Accommodation Plan as well as the IEP, but what are these documents? How are they different? When are they relevant to your child? And most...
Financial Gifts for Children with Special Needs
It is a grandparent’s right to spoil the grandchildren. But if your grandchildren have special needs, giving them large financial gifts may have unintended consequences.  Many...

Children and Parents

Children and Parents
Awards Ceremony 200-Meter Kayaking Competition LA2015
Photo Credit: Freddie B. Photography™  Long Beach Marina was active with coaches, athletes, spectators and press, all awaiting announcements of today’s winners of the Special Olympics...
Steven Dodd of the Great Britain Team Continues to Win, Win, Win!
Photo Credit: Freddie B. Photography™  SpecialNeeds.com has been excited to be part of the past several days attending many of the competitions and events surrounding the largest...
Costa Rica Takes the Win For Women’s Basketball
Photo Credit: Freddie B. Photography™ The USC Campus, home of the Trojans basketball teams, is on a break, and it’s a good thing because they have some pretty fierce competition on...
Special Olympics World Games
Los Angeles 2015

Circle of Inclusion

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