The classes will take place at The Mill House, 7812 Schrader Road, Richmond, Virginia. If you have any problems locating our new facility, please feel free to call the office at 804-261-7050.
Join the JP JumPers and the Men/Women in Blue from the Richmond Police Department for our inaugural JP JumPers #LIUB 3K Autism Walk. The event will be on World Autism Day, Sunday April 2, 2017 from 5p-9p. The finish line is at the Science Museum of VA. They will join the rest of the world and turn their building BLUEtiful and “Light it Up Blue”.
There was a school play at our son’s local middle school, he has a friend that invited him to go and see it.
Not only did he go, but he went with his friend and no parent. He succeeded, there were no issues and he had fun.
On March 31, 2017, River City Youth Fitness will hold an open house in order to bring awareness to their inclusive gymnastics program, River City Inclusive Gymnastics. The open house will be from 7pm-8pm and it is a time when parents and caregivers of those with special needs can tour the gym, meet the coaches, and learn about the program. Reservations are not necessary.
The Autism Society Central VA (ASCV) provided information and resources via phone calls, emails, and in person for over 2200 inquiries in 2016. Questions and issues ranged across the lifespan, from assessment/diagnosis to adult services, and across the spectrum. However, time and time again one single topic rose to the service – Individualized Education Programs/Plans (IEPs). For that reason, we are repeating the IEP Boot Camp in lieu of a typical Annual Conference in 2017.
When you read about the obesity epidemic in America, countless researchers refer to the obesogenic diet and culture. We grew up with it in the 80’s and 90’s. The Western Diet, and per Wikipedia also called the “meat-sweet” diet.
The 11th Annual Deep Run High School Marathon Dance The Deep Run High School Marathon Dance is a student run function that aims to raise money for 12 local organizations annually. In its 10 year history, they have raised more than $1.7 million. The event has progressed from a small dance in the high school gym to an event that brings the entire community together. So far, the cumulative total of $1.7 million has been raised to help a total of 90 local organizations around the Richmond community.“I can’t believe we’re on year eleven already,” Ms. Kern, a teacher and coordinator of the dance, exclaims. “It’s been crazy, and every year it’s such a huge undertaking.”
Richmond OB-GYN, an obstetrics and gynecology provider of Bon Secours Richmond Health System, will open a new office at Bon Secours Heart and Vascular Institute building in Henrico County. The building, which serves as an extension of Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital, is located in Reynolds Crossing at Forest and Glenside Avenues. The practice will be open and operational for patients on March 20.
I know we all tell our loved ones what they should do for themselves, we also spend lots of time taking care of all of those around us. What do we do for ourselves? Some are better than this at others, I fall in the middle with sometimes making some effort for me, but never really a priority. So, each month, I am going to suggest a few things that we can do to take care of us! Yup- US! We deserve it, we need it and we can do it.