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Featured: Vista Autism Services to open new location for its Early Intervention program

Vista Autism Services will open a new location for its Early Intervention program to support its rapid growth since the program's inception just a year and a half ago.

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Hershey Story Museum hosts sensory-friendly morning June 1

Hands-on activities will include tasting and grinding cocoa nibs, and holding real cocoa beans and cocoa pods. Read More →

Including our special-needs child in our rough-housing ways

A disabled preschooler desperately crawling across the floor to reach a doorknob while being pummeled by his brothers isn’t exactly what we have in mind when we say we want Isaac to be fully included in family activities. Read More →

Schreiberpalooza Music Fest slated for May 11

The annual, over-21 event to support Schreiber Pediatric will be held at Clair Brothers in Manheim. Read More →

What to do when your child appears to be on the spectrum

As more parents face the possibility of having a child on the spectrum, experts stress the importance of not wasting time in obtaining a diagnosis and beginning treatment. Read More →

Treatment for children with autism is delayed by more than one year on average: study

Among the findings: 32 percent of parents who had sought treatment for their child were told their child would outgrow it, further delaying access to instrumental treatment. Read More →

Making church work for families with special needs

A church, mosque or temple should strive for the goal of integrating the entire family, including children with special needs, into the spiritual life of the community. Read More →

He’s a biter

That was back when I had answers. I’d see a child behaving poorly and instantly know how to fix that problem. I don’t have answers anymore; I just have children. Read More →

Children with ASD twice as likely to have sleep problems

For parents with children on the spectrum, the AAP study confirms what they’ve long known. But sleep concerns have been eclipsed by these other needs. Read More →

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Wed 05

Artifacts Speak

May 21 @ 10:00 am - October 31 @ 4:00 pm
Wed 05

Animal Art Explorers for Grades 6-8

August 3 @ 12:00 pm - August 6 @ 2:00 pm
Wed 05

Doodle Challenge for Grades 5-8

August 3 @ 3:00 pm - August 7 @ 4:00 pm
Wed 05

A Van Gogh Inspired Summer for Grades 1-5

August 4 @ 1:00 pm - August 6 @ 2:00 pm
Wed 05

Wee Ones Walk

August 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm