State-provided disability services often fail to meet the needs of adults with autism, according to a new report finding many with access to supports don’t have any regular daytime activities. Only 14 percent of adults with autism who receive state supports have a paying job in the community. Meanwhile, 1 in 4 people in this population have no structured activities… Read More
Free Webinar in June: “BRAVELY Talking with Complex Kids about Sex” with Anya Manes Replays available for those who register. Please Share with your community and on social media.
Annual Event on Fire Island Brings Together More than 50 Special Moms and Special Professionals From Across the Region One of the biggest benefits of being part of the Special Moms Network is the opportunity to connect with other moms of special needs children, teens and young adults – who not only understand the issues faced by parents of special… Read More
click here to watch the interview and view the original story Parents of special needs children know it takes a team of professionals to help them raise their kids and address the difficulties that can come along with that. But two New York mothers, Susan Kleiman, of Armonk, and Dana DeRuvo Hanner, of Bay Shore, realized there was no central… Read More
Join with other special needs moms to become part of the Special Moms Network and become part of a network that is here for you 24/7 to answer your questions and provide support and resources. Join today and get the insight of thousands of moms from across the country and right next door, plus the advantages of additional membership benefits…. Read More
As seen on CBS New York – Click here to watch the full segment It is the job of first responders to get everyone to safety in an emergency, but there is an extra challenge in a home where there are children with disabilities. But now in Bay Shore, Long Island, there is a new way to keep those children… Read More