Health & Day Care

Health & Daily Care

From mealtimes to vaccines and everything in between, this information will help you establish routines for the day to day needs of your child.

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Special considerations when buying toys for children with special needs.

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Establishing Services

Don't know where to start? Overwhelmed by all the acronyms? Learn how to navigate the system of care and tips on preparing for IEPs.

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Meet Our Experts

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Tools & Resources

A library of resources, reference links and easy to print guidelines for you to post on the fridge and share with others!

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Toolkit: Encouraging Cognitive and Social Development through Play in a Child with Cerebral Palsy
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There are many treatment options for a child with cerebral palsy (CP). But play can go a long way toward encouraging development. Try these tips to develop cognitive and social skills:

  • Encourage your child to make friends with other children. If necessary, help to include him in play. Toddlers will just “parallel play,” but being with other children is very important. Help your child share with others.
  • Give your child pictures to look at and play games identifying the objects.
  • Hide objects under a cloth or behind something and see if your child finds it.
  • Play with puzzles.
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