Autism is one of the fastest-growing developmental disorders in the U.S., affecting 1 in 68 children and 1 in 42 boys. Chances are very high that you know someone, are someone, or are related to someone that has autism in their life.
Special Needs Parenting
Dyspraxia doesn’t define my son, it is just one of the things that make him such an amazing person. He has dyspraxia, and he is also smart, funny, kind and caring.
Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater Offering Special Stages Program for Kids on the Autism Spectrum
Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theatre has new classes for families with kids on the autism spectrum. Here’s how to sign up!
A special needs advocate can help you understand your and your child’s rights as well as what the school system you are in should do in order to meet your child’s needs.
Just in time for the summer, we’ve got a list of Sensory Friendly movies for kids and adults on the Autism Spectrum – and anyone else who might like the volume turned down just a bit.
It can be easy to lose sight of the positives that these challenges can bring to the people that they are growing to become. Let’s focus on special needs strengths today.
Did you know that Alabama has a higher rate of autism than most states? It takes a Village to raise autism awareness and we’ve got some great details about Huntsville and Madison County can be a more inclusive community.
Alabama restructured their high school diploma tracks in 2013, changing up each student’s path to graduation. Here is what you need to know.
What happens when you watch your child struggle with something that might seem innate to you, but makes your child burst into tears every time? Dyslexia, dyscalculia, and dysgraphia – the top three D’s of learning challenges and how to recognize them in your child.
The retailers listed here all have toys for children with all types of special needs. I encourage you to look beyond age or gender and consider toys or activities that fit the individual child and his or her needs. These sites should help you with suggestions and ideas for doing just that.