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Addressing the Mental Health Crisis in Schools

1 in 5 public school students are diagnosed with mental health disorder, according to the CDC. The increasing diagnosis rate demonstrates the growing need for mental health support for students in schools across the U.S. Educators and other school staff engage…

The Mosaic School Becomes First Certified Autism Center in the Nebraska

The Mosaic School Becomes First Certified Autism Center in the Nebraska

The Mosaic School in Axtell recently became the first Certified Autism Center in the state of Nebraska. The school joins four other learning and tutoring centers in the country with this designation from the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing…

Sebastian Riding Associates Earns Certified Autism Center Designation

Sebastian Riding Associates Earns Certified Autism Center Designation

​Sebastian Riding Associates has earned the designation of Certified Autism Center (CAC) to help ensure children and adults on the autism spectrum have the best possible experience when receiving equine assisted therapy from the nonprofit. It is the first of its…

Optimal You Brain Center Earns Certified Autism Center Designation

Optimal You Brain Center Earns Certified Autism Center Designation

Helping individuals with cognitive disorders or those who want to improve their brain function is the mission at Optimal You Brian Center (OYBC) – that mission is now supported by an additional designation as a Certified Autism Center, a certification…

Muralism Celebrates SpongeBob Creator

Muralism Celebrates SpongeBob Creator

Nonprofit Muralism.org took to the streets of Los Angeles once again, this time to celebrate the life of Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of Nickelodeon's animated television series "SpongeBob SquarePants" who lost his battle with ALS on Nov. 26. A mural…

MindLight, LLC – Get the App Designed by Caregivers for Caregivers. New Release

MindLight, LLC – Get the App Designed by Caregivers for Caregivers. New Release

MindLight, LLC, a company focused on ensuring caregivers have the tools and resources they need, has released another update to their app continuing with their commitment to provide tools to the caregiving community. The app, renamed MindLight, is available on the web…

Florida Community Care Appoints David Rogers as Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer

Florida Community Care (“FCC”) has appointed David Rogers as executive director and chief operating officer. FCC, a subsidiary of Independent Living Systems (“ILS”), is a Provider Services Network that has been awarded a contract by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (“AHCA”)…

Virtual Reality for the Special Education Classroom, Inclusive Technology Introduces Inclusive ClassVR

Inclusive Technology, the market leading supplier of assistive technology for special education has partnered with Avantis Education to bring together the first virtual reality solution for special schools around the world. Special and early education is all about learning through experiences.…

Special Needs Adoption and Family Preservation Unite to Reverse the Global Orphan Crisis

The co-founder of the nation's largest conference for foster and adoptive parents, Michele Schneidler, has joined Chosen & Dearly Loved. As Director of Programs and Partnerships, she is forming a coalition to reverse the global orphan crisis by strengthening and…

70+ Local Businesses Recognized for Investing in Individuals with Special Needs

Businesses across Los Angeles are facing the challenge of diversify their workforce while both the minimum wage and operating costs increase. The Los Angeles Rams, Kingsbury Uniforms, DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton, TJ Maxx and 70 other businesses are implementing a…

Resourcing Edge Presents the Resourcing Edge Job Fair at Lifetown Columbus

Resourcing Edge, an industry-leading, Certified Professional Employer Organization, with offices in the Polaris area of Columbus, is highly excited to present the Resourcing Edge Job Fair at LifeTown Columbus. The Resourcing Edge Job Fair provides an unprecedented opportunity for 300…

Autism is the Fastest-Growing Developmental Disability in the World. What is the Travel Industry Doing to Respond?

Autism is the Fastest-Growing Developmental Disability in the World. What is the Travel Industry Doing to Respond?

According to the CDC, 1 in 68 U.S. children has autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and 11 million children have a developmental disability. Unfortunately, the rate of ASD is on the rise each year; and occurs in all racial, ethnic, and…

Boca West Country Club to Launch Job Training Internship Program for Young Adults with Disabilities

Boca West Country Club to Launch Job Training Internship Program for Young Adults with Disabilities

Boca West Country Club has entered into an agreement with The Unicorn Children's Foundation, Inc. to launch a job training internship program for young adults with disabilities in August of 2018.  Interns will range in age from 17-24 years of…

Sunshine Innovation's Multi-Use Flotation Design Helps Individuals With Special Needs, Will Attend Surf Expo 2018

Sunshine Innovation's Multi-Use Flotation Design Helps Individuals With Special Needs, Will Attend Surf Expo 2018

Small Business Owner, Doug Masi, had a fun vision. “My mission is to get America floating again – one person at a time.” Masi declared at a recent expo held in Lake Havasu City, Arizona, “Everyone, from seniors to handicap…

Reigning champions yet again defend title at Unicorn Children’s Foundation’s Bartending Battle!

Reigning champions yet again defend title at Unicorn Children’s Foundation’s Bartending Battle!

Unicorn Children's Foundation is pleased to announce that our 4th AnnualBartender's Battle was a hit!  Building on the excitement of the past year, this year saw an increase in attendance, awareness, and was able to raise much needed funds to…

Special Needs Advisory Coalition of Palm Beach County’s Special Needs Housing Solutions Summit

The Special Needs Advisory Coalition of Palm Beach County, in partnership with Els for Autism Foundation at The Els Center of Excellence, will launch their inaugural Special Needs Housing Solutions Summit November 17th & 18th in Jupiter, Florida. Parents of…

Nestor Plana, Chairman and CEO of Independent Living Systems, Honored as a Golden Age Award Recipient

The Latino Center on Aging has presented Nestor Plana, Chairman and CEO of Independent Living Systems (ILS), with the organization’s prestigious Golden Age Award. The Latino Center on Aging advocates for improved services for Latino seniors and provides information on the…

Special Needs Program Receives $200 from Women of the Moose

Special Needs Program Receives $200 from Women of the Moose

Heather Wallace, director of educational services for Apache Junction Unified School District, received a $200 donation for the special needs program from Debbie Boggs, sports and activity chair of the Women of the Moose, Lodge 1127 in Apache Junction.Women of…

AutismTravel.com to Provide Families With Certified Autism Travel Options

AutismTravel.com to Provide Families With Certified Autism Travel Options

Families with special needs now have customized vacation and travel options at their fingertips through AutismTravel.com. Created through the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES), AutismTravel.com is the first comprehensive online resource to help parents understand their…

A Testament to Hope and Perseverance: 23 Youth Receive Their Diplomas From ANDRUS' Orchard School

A Testament to Hope and Perseverance: 23 Youth Receive Their Diplomas From  ANDRUS' Orchard School

“When you think about your journey here at ANDRUS, whether it was for months or years, I hope that you see what we all see: how much you have grown, how much you have learned, and how much you offer…

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