Hurricane Harvey Relief

With the major portion of Hurricane Harvey having moved through Houston, our Katy location suffered only minimal flooding which did not cause any damage, but more importantly, our employees are all safe and accounted for. I know some of their homes were damaged and...

School Transportation Tips For Special Needs Kids

Let’s talk about transportation. (That’s some of our kids’ favorite subject!) When we talk about transportation to and from school, what are our options? There are multiple ways for our kids to get to and from school, including riding the bus, walking, riding in your...

School Lunch Tips For Special Needs Kids

School Lunch Tips For Special Needs Kids Should your kids take their lunch to school? Or should they eat the school lunch? There’s no right or wrong answer to this question. It depends on your child. One thing to consider is that many of our kids are very picky...

4 Moving Tips For Kids With Special Needs

4 Moving Tips For Kids With Special Needs Lately, it seems like the DFW area is full of people moving in and moving out. Moving is always a challenge, but it’s especially challenging with our population of kids. Moving is emotional, it’s challenging, it’s a major,...

What To Do After a Summer Camp

What To Do After a Summer Camp So now that we’ve had a camp, what do we do after camp? I bet you didn’t even realize that there’s an “after camp!” But there’s always an after camp. What will they be doing the next week? When our clients, our kiddos, leave camp, are...

How To Choose a Camp For Special Needs Kids

How To Choose a Camp For Special Needs Kids Summer is camp season! There are all kinds of wonderful camps your kiddos can take advantage of. However, there are several things to think about before choosing a camp. Consider your child's abilities: One thing I always...

Tips For Flying With a Special Needs Child

Tips For Flying With a Special Needs Child

  Tips For Flying With a Special Needs Child Airplane travel can be challenging for everyone, but it can be especially challenging when you’re traveling with a child who has special needs. One of the biggest challenges of air travel is a lack of control. We can...

Benefits of Swimming For Special Needs Children

Benefits of Swimming For Special Needs Children   1. It’s proprioceptive. Swimming is a very proprioceptive sensation, which means that all that pressure you feel when you get into the water can be very comforting to our kiddos and any kids who seek sensory...

Watching Fireworks With Special Needs Children

Tips For Watching Fireworks With Special Needs Children Do you know what’s been on our minds this week? Fireworks. We often have parents ask us about firework events at this time of year. For many of our kids with sensory processing issues, fireworks can be extremely...

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