Go To Pro

Go To Pro
Go to Pro Answering Your Questions: Where do I find a list of good books my kids can read this summer?
A Parent’s Question…Where do I find a list of good books my kids can read this summer? What a wonderful question! As a parent I’m sure you know that all books are not created equal, so you...
Go to Pro Answering Your Questions: 504 Plans and Transportation
A Parent’s Question…I wanted to know if my child under the section 504 can my child can get school bus transportation to school and home. I need to know as soon as possible.  What...
Go to Pro Answering Your Questions: How Do You Know if Your Child Has ADHD?
A Parent’s Question… How do you know if your child has ADHD, or if they’re struggling due to an environmental situation, or when they’ll need professional help? There are 5 Hallmark...

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
First Lady Michelle Obama to Attend Special Olympics Opening Ceremonies
We at SpecialNeeds.com are honored to share the announcement: First Lady, Michelle Obama will participate in the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015! As Honorary Co-Chair of the...
Chief Bill Dance of CHP is also a "Chief of Volunteerism"
Bill Dance is an Assistant Chief CHP assigned to the Southern Division, responsible for traffic law enforcement and all freeways, state facilities including dignitary escorts and other...
Through Rejection I learned Acceptance
The Webster’s dictionary definition of the word reject is: 1 to refuse to accept, recognize, believe, etc. 2 To refuse to grant: deny, as a petition. 3 To refuse (a person) recognition,...
Special Olympics World Games
Los Angeles 2015

Circle of Inclusion

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