Thursday, February 23, 2012

February 2012 Recommendations

My recommendations for disability posts, organizations and even recent dvds and movies are going up a little early this month and I hope you explore the links that catch your eye.  Please share your reactions to any of them.

Riley's Smile is in process of migrating to a new location and should be live by the end of the week.  Please stay with us at our new address: http://www.rileyssmile.com/

Our life

Au cœur, sans cœur un vrai ... An Open Letter from Adam


 The Walking Wounded
Sticks and Stones 
A Blue Rose - A Mentally Challenged Child 
Stand by Me; Unless You Have A Disability 
Easing Isolation 
Alone
My Child's Dream: To Have Friends
Denied 




Education
ECE Spring Syllabus: The Child with Special Needs
Dan Marino Foundation plans vocational college in Fort Myers, FL

A student who earns a special diploma should be considered a graduate. Contact the State Board of Education at lynn.abbott@fldoe.org or 850 245-9661 to let t...

Creative
Call for Artwork: All Kids Can CREATE
VSA Florida is hoping everyone will want to participate in this fantastic Call for Art opportunity for students of all abilities.  Deadline is April 8, 2012 
VSA and CVS Caremark invite you to submit artwork showing your child's or student's creativity! Explore new activities, rethink your perceptions, discover yourself as an artist, and submit your art today!


Helpful Tips
Helpline for Travelers with Disabilities
TSA Cares


Therapy & Medical
Cerebral Palsy and Fatigue
Pediatric Stroke


Equipment and Supplies
The Farrell Valve Bag - GI/gas issues
Weighted Blankets

Books & Movies
A Mile in His Shoes
No Ordinary Boy 
A Perfect Place 

Instrumental song "Riley's Smile"