A guide to Christmas and holiday events aimed at children with special needs in Chicago’s western suburbs.
The latest in our “Great Parks!” series has a beautiful location on the Fox River and offers a picnic shelter, fishing opportunities, and a brand new, all-inclusive playground. It even won an award for design and development! Read on to learn all about South Elgin’s SEBA Park!
The latest in our “Great Parks!” series is a special place that aims to accommodate play for children of all abilities. Come along for a tour of the Sensory Garden Playground in Wheaton!
When Leslie Lindsay’s daughter was diagnosed with childhood apraxia of speech five years ago, Lindsay threw herself into learning as much as possible about the neurologically-based motor-speech disorder.
Our latest Go West Mom You Should Know is Jackie Olson of North Aurora. Olson, 42, is an occupational therapist with three sons. She also has a 6-year-old daughter with autism who is the inspiration for Haley’s Playground, an organization that provides sensory and motor stimulation classes for children and young adults with disabilities and seeks to improve their quality of life through play, exercise and health education while interacting with friends, families and peers.