NEW: CVS Express – Free Curbside Pickup!

Back in December, I wrote a featured article on ClickList, Kroger’s online ordering and curbside pickup service.  It has been noted by many to be a terrifically convenient service, especially for the elderly and those with disabilities.  More recently, CVS has launched its own curbside pickup service, CVS Express. The service is comparable to a drive-through, as motorists […]

Injini: Child Development Game Suite

Injini is a suite of 10 educational games inspired by children with special needs.  The game developers “worked for 2 years with parents, early childhood educators, and occupational, speech, and cognitive experts to create superior play-based learning experiences that help young children reach developmental milestones.” The games within this app were tested by children with cerebral […]

3 Apple/Android Apps for Autism

Last week I wrote a featured article on different ways you can participate in National Autism Awareness Month.  (If you didn’t get a chance to check it out, be sure to do so!)  Today’s post is written to further celebrate autism awareness by providing a detailed list of 3 Apple/Android apps that may benefit individuals with […]

Listening Power Preschool

Does your student or child have difficulty listening?  Poor listening skills may be a result of ADHD, poor auditory memory, autism, language impairment or other special need.  The Listening Power Preschool HD app was developed to strengthen listening skills for these individuals and more! The app was created by Patti Hamaguchi, a licensed speech-language pathologist and is ideal […]

Ramp Up Indiana

The Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) has recently announced the launch of a new program to provide assistive mobility devices to Indiana homeowners.  The program, Ramp Up Indiana, will provide “up to $25,000 each to eligible nonprofit organizations in Indiana as part of a non-competitive rolling funding round beginning May 1, 2016.  Through […]

Celebrate Autism Awareness Month!

Did you know someone is diagnosed with autism every 20 minutes?  Autism is the fastest growing developmental disability and affects 1 in every 68 children in the United States.  April is National Autism Awareness Month and is an ideal time to promote autism awareness, acceptance, and to draw attention to the tens of thousands facing autism […]