There are many ways a parent can help and encourage a child by using some multisensory techniques. Although this may involve some changes in the home, the results may be well worth the effort.
One of the biggest struggles that my son faced was note taking due to his disabilities. The school system balked at making accommodations at first but in the end, we were able to find ways to assist him. He had
Technology has made leaps and bounds especially in the ability to assist special needs families and children with their daily skills and educational needs. As many people use the iPad for entertainment purposes, it has also proven itself to be
So now it’s time to write a letter to your child’s school. Just few things that you may want to keep in the front of your mind. When writing any letter, it is important to keep it short and to
Your child is struggling in school and all you are receiving from the school system is a standard, “you need to work with them at home” but you feel there is something deeper going on. You do have rights. You
Too often families are overwhelmed when their child is batting a chronic illness or disability. That is why we appreciate and share organizations that care enough to help families in their time of need. Gracie’s Gowns – free custom made
There are many special needs organizations in this country that are dedicated to serving those children who require assistance for medical, mental or psychological disabilities. Alex’s Lemonade Stand – provides travel grants to medical institutions for families battling childhood cancer The
What happens when your child needs modifications and devices to assist with their hearing impairment in the classroom. Modern technology has provided opportunities for students with hearing impairments to access the general curriculum. These include: Hearing Aids and Auditory Training