Cameron K. Gallagher Foundation is hosting a Children’s Wellness Resource Fair on Wednesday, March 28 from 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Location: Saint Bridget Catholic School (6011 York Rd, Richmond, Virginia 23226)
As a Special Needs Parent, This is definitely a reality for our family. I do think of needing a larger home in the future with a basement or separate area for my son who is on Autism Spectrum Disorder. This is something that is more and more common and older parents moving in with their children as well. The market is making a shift to larger homes again and the need for them.
Whether on a train, plane or automobile, there are things we can try to do to make travel a little better. Even if it is a car ride that is only a few hours, with some planning, the experience may be more positive for everyone involved. Travel can be a challenge anyway, adding our special needs children to this, is an additional layer.
The disAbility Law Center of Virginia Foundation will recognize Outstanding Advocate in Housing.
The disAbility Law Center of Virginia Foundation will host its 5th Annual Liberty and Justice for ALL Gala on April 13, 2018 at the Hippodrome Theater.
SwimRVA is hosting “Spring into Fitness & Health” Open House on Sunday, March 11 from 1 PM to 4 PM at their location at 5050 Ridgedale Pkwy, Richmond, Virginia 23234
Take part in demonstration, promotions, and raffles.
Parents of children who have learning disabilities often find it challenging to provide all the support their children need in order to succeed in school. On top of keeping up with homework assignments, projects and deadlines, parents with children with learning disabilities often have to spend lots of time finding services to accommodate their children’s needs, including tutoring services and therapies. If you have a friend who has a child with learning disabilities, they can use your support. Here’s how you can help your friend:
Miss Hanover Abilities 2018, a pageant for young ladies (teens and adults) with developmental disabilities, is presented by Hanover Community Support Services and sponsored by Good Neighbor. We are thrilled to host the 2nd annual MHA pageant on March 10th, 2018 at 6:00pm in the Atlee High School auditorium in Mechanicsville, Virginia!
Attend one of Richmond’s most delicious events on April 19th at 6:00 PM to watch UR’s Chris Mooney battle it out with VCU’s Mike Rhoades on the kitchen stage during the 6th Annual Coaches Cook-Off in The Dewey Gottwald Center at the Science Museum of Virginia.
Happy March! This is always a month that seems to take its time coming and going. Not many school holidays, a weather and time change and the tease of Spring. Although, February surely was a month of anything goes. I kind of felt like February was just like my life- everyday, I wake up and just have no idea what to expect! This picture is from a Saturday morning family workout at Burn Boot Camp, it was a lot of fun!
Join ChildSavers’ Director of Mental Health and Lead Trauma and Resilience Educator, John Richardson-Lauve, for a workshop on trauma and resilience. Learn about the groundbreaking Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) and the power resilience plays in overcoming traumatic experiences.