Special Needs Category Post

Why special needs parents should consider a CalABLE account

Special needs parents may discover that CalABLE or opening an ABLE account has investment answers for the financial security of a family…

Resources for Managing Mental Health and Stress Levels in Your Special Needs Family During Covid-19

Mental Health and Stress Management Resources During Covid-19 Pandemic We are in the midst of the winter holiday season as we enter…

Law Enforcement and Autism: What parents of special needs children and teens should know

Autism and Law Enforcement Covid-19. Wildfires. Elections. A hurting economy. Distance learning. Travel bans. Hurricanes.  There is so very much that we…

Technology and Apps for Kids with Autism: Designed to Help those with Special Needs

Technology and apps for kids with autism — a helpful guide for children with special needs. Autism rates around the world continue…

Autism and Face Masks: How You Can Help Your Child with Autism Wear a Mask for COVID-19

Autism and face masks in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. A kid with autism is generally unlikely to wear face masks…

COVID-19 and Autism: Continuing to Struggle with the Emotional Impact

COVID-19 and autism - how children and teens with autism continue to struggle with emotional impact in the midst of the pandemic.…

Coronavirus and Autism: When Your Childs School and Programs Are Closed

Parents everywhere are struggling with how to get through the day with their child with autism, now that schools and programs are…

Autism Resources for Families In and Around Santa Clara County

A diagnosis of autism (ASD) or Asperger Syndrome (AS) in the family usually prompts a search for services and resources in. When…

Successful Holiday Gift Opening with a Child with Autism

The holidays are here, and for families who have a child or children with autism, gift opening can turn into an unpleasant…

Keeping Kids with Autism Water Safe

Drowning is a leading cause of death in children with autism, which makes keeping kids and teens with autism water safe a…