After eight great years of entertainment, support and awareness of autism spectrum disorders and the Autism Project's summer program Camp WANNAGOAGAIN!, Catwalk to Campground produced it's final fashion show. We are forever grateful for the commitment to our camp and the many families we serve. Read our blog to fully understand the love, creativity and hard work that went into producing one of the best events in support of our programs.
People who know about the Paleo Diet instantly think of it as an effective weight loss program and a great diet and fitness regimen for athletes. In recent years, however, researchers have found that the Paleo Diet may be of great benefit to children and adults diagnosed with autism.
A new era has begun in education. Actually, it’s been growing for four years in the halls of East Greenwich High School. Thanks to the leadership of the administration and faculty, the open minds and hearts of the students and the adoption of two programs, students with and without disabilities experienced daily life, academics, sports, art, theater, the Prom and graduation as one of the most unified communities ever.
It’s been a long road to today. IEP meetings, endless teachable moments, therapies, Adaptive PE, special education, regular education classes, home-based therapies, community-based therapies, resource, the list of support is too long to list. Check out the full blog written by Joanne Quinn today.
One mom responds to the conversation about a young girl with a disability being asked to leave PPAC during a recent performance of Beauty and the Beast. Many companies including Showcase Cinema and theaters on Broadway are offering autism/disability friendly performances. What’s your view on the situation?
Teens with an autism spectrum disorder learned the important life lessons of empathy and giving back. Tuesday night The Leadership Academy youth were hosting an event “Sweet Treats” to raise money to buy items for patients at Hasbro Children’s Hospital.
Our children have very structured days at school. This is often difficult to meet at home with so many moving parts. There are a few key strategies to use that can help you to structure your child's days during School Vacation Week.