You can rely on the support and services of these area organizations that not only advocate for children with special needs, but the people who care for them.
Every child is special, but for certain students, their education and enrichment activities need to be, as well. If your child has a learning difference, is gifted, or has another special need that you want to have addressed, scroll and click through this guide to learn about some local resources for All Kinds of Kids around Philadelphia.
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The ballet creates a welcoming space for kids with special needs.
Sesame Workshop extends its commitment to autism awareness and outreach to Sesame Place.
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If you've been searching for a school for your gifted learner, learn why The Grayson School could be the right fit.
AIM students are exceeding national ﬂuency norms for average rate of improvement, not simply compared to peers with learning differences, but as compared to all students nationally.
This Quaker-based school, located in Newtown Square is giving kids who learn differently the tools they need for success.
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