Special needs

 

10 tips to plan the best birthday party for your child

A birthday for a child with special needs can be done right.
 

Remembering the youngest victims of congenital heart defects

A Chicago area mom's crusade to mend broken hearts. Read...

 

Brookfield Zoo makes summer camp inclusive and fun

Brookfield Zoo has created a unique camp that is good for children with special needs and their typically developing peers. Read...

 

How art and fun can build life skills

A day of play built around art can help children with special needs express themselves while having fun (plus it can be done inside!) Read...

 

JCC Chicago offers new aquatics inclusion program

A new swim program has been created to fill a need the JCC saw in the community. Read...

 
 

Raising kids to be brave

The Fontanettas have raised their girls to be brave, strong people, despite many challenges along the way. Read...

 

How a group of moms created opportunities for their special kids

One of the biggest challenges for parents with kids with special needs comes when they transition from public school services to adult services. Yet those services can be scarce. A group of mothers in Northbrook and Glenview didn’t accept that. Read...

 
 

3 summer science adventures for kids

Science is everywhere in the world around us. You just have to be willing to get out and explore. Read...

 
 











 
 
 
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