As more individuals with disabilities interact with police officers, police departments are introducing and/or expanding their disability training. Police officers will now learn how to … [Read more...] about Police Officers and Disability Training
Trying to find the right activities for your special needs child can be difficult. Some children may respond well to certain experiences, while others may find them overwhelming. But, it is … [Read more...] about 8 Things To Do With Your Special Needs Child
While using a sensory box with children with special needs seems to be new and revolutionary, including sensory items in daily activities for children with special needs has been best … [Read more...] about What to Put in Your Sensory Box
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Selecting a summer camp for your special needs can be quite overwhelming. From the different types of camps to the prices to whether your special needs child will get the right the … [Read more...] about Selecting a Summer Camp for Your Special Needs Child
For a special needs parent, entering the special education process can be quite complex. However, some parents jump right into the middle of it without asking essential questions first. If … [Read more...] about Special Needs Parent? These are the Questions You Should Be Asking
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973/Public law 93-112 is a comprehensive law that addresses the rights of handicapped persons (hereafter referred to as persons with disabilities … [Read more...] about What is Section 504?
What is FAPE? FAPE stands for Free Appropriate Public Education. Free: All eligible students with disabilities are to be educated at the public expense, resulting in no cost to the … [Read more...] about What is FAPE?
Personal hygiene for children with autism can be a challenging task to teach because of sensory issues. However, since personal hygiene is a very important life skill, it should be taught … [Read more...] about Personal Hygiene for Children with Autism
IDEA stands for the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. It was originally enacted by Congress in 1975 to ensure that children with disabilities have the opportunity to receive a … [Read more...] about The Importance of IDEA