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These are some of my favorite finds from across the web and from items I own. These are not affiliate programming related unless otherwise noted with the items description. I hope you’ll find these resources helpful. If you find a great item or resource not listed here, let me know and I’ll add it so everyone may benefit. Enjoy!
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Transformer Sensory Sack – Therapy Toys for Autism, Special Needs Kids, Sensory Processing Disorder – 40×20 Inches, Blueby Fun and Function$35.99FREE Shipping on eligible ordersProduct Features
… ENVIRONMENT. When children need a little down time, they can …
Baby Delight Go With Me Chair | Indoor/Outdoor Chair with Sun Canopy | Teal | Portable Chair converts to 3 child growth stages: Sitting, Standing and Big Kid | 3 Months to 75 lbs | Weather Resistantby Baby DelightProduct Description
… be used through toddler and big-kid ages, either with or without the …
Impresa Products 5-Pack of Stretchy String Fidget / Sensory Toys (BPA/Phthalate/Latex-Free) – Stretches from 10 Inches to 8 Feet!by Impresa Products
CozyPhones Kids Headphones Volume Limited with Ultra-Thin Speakers Soft Fleece Headband – Perfect Children’s Earphones for Home and Travel – Green Froggyby CozyPhones
bA1 Health – Sensory Autism Toothbrush For Kids – Special Needs 3 Sided Toothbrush – 360 Surround Toothbrush (Complete Coverage) – Easy, Fun, and Quick Solution for Sensitive Gums and Teethby bA1 Health
Quility Indoor Therapy Swing for Kids with Special Needs | Lycra Snuggle Swing | Cuddle Hammock for Children with Autism, ADHD, Aspergers | Ideal for Sensory Integration (Up to 165lbs, Light Blue)by Quility
ThinkFun Zingo Sight Words Early Reading Game – Toy of the Year Finalist, A Fun and Educational Learn to Read Game Developed by Educators for Pre-K to 2nd Gradersby Game
Crayola Create ‘n Carry 75 Piece Art Kit Art Gift for Kids 5 & Up, 2-in-1 Portable Lap Desk & Carry-Case For Child Artists On-the-Go, Includes Markers, Crayons, Colored Pencils & Paperby Crayola
New Mental Health Resource Guides on Sleep:
These guides go into depth on how anxiety, grief, and ptsd can impact your sleep, the connection between sleep problems and these disorders, and gives helpful suggestions to help combat these problems. With over 35% of the population not getting a healthy amount of sleep to achieve their optimal physical and mental health,
Problems Sleeping? Head on over to Tuck.com:
Tuck, a community devoted to promoting sleep health awareness. While many people are aware of the fact that the amount of rest they get can affect their moods, few realize that PTSD, stress, anxiety, and other mental health issues in the aftermath of a traumatic event can trigger sleep disorders. That’s why they’ve created these guides:
Mental Illness Guide:
Mental health disorders affect nearly a fifth of U.S. adults. Ranging from depression to schizophrenia, these disorders can interfere with the ability of a person to enjoy a productive life. But treatment options, including psychotherapy, medications, and exercise, can help restore mental health.
Places where you can volunteer your time, donate money to research, and help in other various ways.
No More Secs!: Living, Laughing, & Loving Despite Multiple Sclerosis
2019 Calendar Days
Creating diverse and inclusive workplaces for people with disabilities requires that we recognize the events and organizations that help to bring awareness to the wide variety of annual health, disability awareness, and inclusion campaigns.
As a result, to help guide community organizations providing services to people with disabilities and the employers hiring those individuals, Disability Solutions has assembled this list of annual days and months for the 2019 calendar year that promotes awareness and inclusion for the disability community.
January 4 – World Braille Day
January 21 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 24 – Moebius Syndrome Awareness Day
January 27 – World Leprosy Day
January 30 – CTE Awareness Day
February 1 – Go Red for Women Day (American Heart Association)
February 2 – Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness Day
February 4 – World Cancer Day
February 27 – Anosmia Awareness Day
February 28 – Rare Disease Day
March 1 – International Wheelchair Day
March 5 – Multiple Personality Day
March 8 – International Women’s Day
March 21 – World Down Syndrome Day
March 26 – Purple Day for Epilepsy
April 2 – World Autism Awareness Day
April 7 – World Health Day
May 7 – World Asthma Day
May 10 – World Lupus Day
May 16 – Global Accessibility Awareness Day
June 2 – National Cancer Survivors Day
July 4 – Independence Day
July 26 – ADA Awareness Day
July 28 – World Hepatitis Day
August 7 – Purple Heart Day
August 21 – National Senior Citizens Day
August 26 – Women’s Equality Day
September 2 – Labor Day
September 10 – World Suicide Prevention Day
September 15 – World Lymphoma Awareness Day
September 21 – World Alzheimer’s Day
September 23 – International Day of Sign Languages
September 29 – World Heart Day
October 6 – World Cerebral Palsy Day
October 10 – World Mental Health Day
October 10 – World Blind Day / World Sight Day
October 25 – Spina Bifida Awareness Day
November 11 – Veterans Day
November 14 – World Diabetes Day
November 16 – International Day for Tolerance
November 21 – World COPD Day
December 1 – World AIDS Day
December 3 – International Day of People with Disabilities
December 3 – Giving Tuesday
December 10 – Human Rights Day
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National Psoriasis Foundation
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the definition of disability?
- a physical or mental condition that limits a person’s movements, senses, or activities.
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