Nov 6, 2022
Scene 75 Event a Success!
Some of our teens were able to meet yesterday to get to know one another and have some fun together at Scene 75. The local chaverim, Mika and Shachar, were able to join us as well, making this a truly special day for all. It was a fantastic way to begin our group programming for Friendship Circle Cincinnati and we can't wait until the Teen Scene scheduled for late February to get together again for fun, learning and socialization together! You can see some of the great times we had on our Facebook page linked below.
Jul 1, 2022
Celebrating Independence Day with Special Needs Children
As we prepare to celebrate Independence Day it is important to remember that this is a high sensory holiday and some children (and adults and pets, too!) have great difficulty with loud noises, flashing lights, and crowds. the linked article offers helpful ways to prepare your child to have the best time possible!
Apr 11, 2022
Preparing Children for the Passover Seder
With Passover beginning on Friday, now is the time to start preparing children of all abilities for the coming celebration. This article is several years old, but contains five ways to prepare children for Passover.
Apr 8, 2022
Ideas for an Inclusive Passover Seder
You are probably in the midst of planning and preparing for Passover. Planning the Seder for children of all abilities is a challenge. This article offers concrete ways to make your celebration more inclusive for everyone!
Mar 21, 2022
How to Teach Children about Diversity and Inclusion
So, you want to teach your children about diversity and inclusion, but need practical ways to do this? The attached article breaks it down by the age of your children. Give it a read!
Mar 10, 2022
Strategies for Daylight Saving Time
Remember that Daylight Saving Time begins this Saturday after Shabbat. We "Spring Forward" 1 hour. For many, this time adjustment can wreak havoc on the entire household and especially exceptional children. The linked article succinctly shares concrete tips to help ease everyone into the time transition.
Mar 9, 2022
Making Purim Inclusive for All
With the upcoming Purim Holiday, you might be wondering how to be more inclusive for those with noise sensitivity or food allergies. There is a great article with suggestions for planning in advance for just this occasion.