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Special Halloween Tricks for Kids with Special Needs

Thursday, October 28, 2021

From SW Florida Daily News: “It’s a change of routine. There are new sounds and new lights, people in costume. It can be really overwhelming for a lot of reasons.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

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Parents of Brain-Injured Kids Tell Florida: Thanks For Reforms But We Need More Help

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

From Miami Herald: “Florida parents steered into a controversial compensation program for children with severe brain injuries told state investigators they often were treated like “liars” and ‘fraudsters’ from whom administrators needed ‘to protect themselves’.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

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‘Sesame Street’ Expands Autism Resources

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

From Disability Scoop: “Autistic children and their families are facing unprecedented challenges this year, and Sesame Workshop is here to help kids create healthy routines, develop self-regulation and calming strategies and build resilience.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

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For Children With Disabilities, Climate Change Brings Multiple Threats

Thursday, October 7, 2021

From Disability Scoop: “It can be challenging to get families to think about preparing for climate change disasters when they are worried about how to buy food and medications, and pay for rent and utilities.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.