Tag Archives: Special Needs Families

Couple Builds House Designed Around Children’s Special Needs

Couple builds house designed around children’s special needs – Columbia Daily Tribune | Columbia Missouri: Pulse. The Cibula family has spent ten years worth of planning and building in order to create a new home designed to make the lives of their children easier. Their two sons, Joshua and David, will now be able to…
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Book #20 in our 30 Days-30 Books

Why do kids do act the way they do when they have sensory dysfunction? Recommended by both parents and teachers, The Out-of-Sync Child clearly lays out the senses, their function, and examples that show what normal SI and sensory dysfunction actually look like. Carol Stock Kranowitz explains and gives examples as to why some kids…
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Book #11 in our 30 Days-30 Books

Looking for some inspiration or maybe just struggling? Filled with commonsense advice, and a seemingly endless guide, you might just find just what you need in our 11th book, on our list of 30  days-30 books. Ellen Notbohm, who also wrote Ten Things Every Child With Autism Wishes You Knew, teams up with Veronica Zysk to…
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AMC Brings Sensory Friendly Films to Families Affected by Autism

AMC Theatres and the Autism Society have teamed up to bring families affected by autism and other disabilities a special opportunity to enjoy films in a safe environment on a monthly basis with the “Sensory Friendly Films” program. Movie titles include Epic 2-D, Monsters University, and Despicable Me 2. The auditoriums dedicated to the program…
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ReelAbilities|Philadelphia Disabilities Film Festival April 21-28, 2013

Jewish Family and Children’s Services of Greater Philadelphia presents for the second year, ReelAbilities: Disabilities Film Festival in Philadelphia and surrounding areas from April 21-28, 2013. This event is modeled after the New York Festival- the largest festival of its kind- which promotes awareness and an understanding of the lives of people with disabilities. Revenue…
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