Lifestyle

5 Jan 2020

Finding the right activities for kids with a disability

Kids today are spoilt for choice for extracurricular activities. Looking for activities for kids with disability? Here's a list to get you started.

30 Dec 2019

Getting out and about if your child has a disability

There are things that you can do to make your child feel safer and to ease your anxiety. Here are strategies you can use to make outings more manageable.

6 Dec 2019

Tips for travelling with a disability

If you or your travelling companion have a disability then a little extra pre-planning goes a long way towards having a fun trip.

18 Nov 2019

Chickens to the rescue

Craig was always happiest when it came to animals. When his depression and anxiety made it hard to leave his room, his love of animals turned things around.

22 Oct 2019

Is my child shy or is it a sign of autism?

Many parents ponder the question of whether their child is shy or whether their shyness is a sign of autism, as the line between the two can be quite blurry

3 Oct 2019

Early diagnosis and how it helps your child

A key benefit of early diagnosis is that it can help you understand how your child sees the world, particularly in the case of conditions like autism.

24 Sep 2019

Hosting a fun party for kids of all abilities

Hosting a inclusive kids’ party where everyone can have fun, including kids with a disability, can seem tricky. Here are some quick tips to get you started.

7 Jun 2019

5 ways to advocate for your child with a disability

Parents of children with a disability are often advocating for their child as well. Ensure the children receive all the services they need.

18 Apr 2019

How important is fitness for your child?

Gekko is a fitness program developed for children with a disability, focussed on improving muscle tone, hand-eye coordination, and core strength.

16 Apr 2019

Meet Sarah Sullivan, an avid Para Ice Hockey player

Para-Ice Hockey is so much more than an adrenaline-filled sport – for some players, it is a way of life. Meet Sarah Sullivan, an avid Para Ice Hockey player.