Children with Special Needs @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/specialneedschildren The Special Needs Children site offers information, resources and support for families raising children with disabilities, chronic health conditions, developmental delays or other challenges, and can be found in the Family section of Bellaonline.com en-us Copyright 2017 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:06:54 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Children with Special Needs @ BellaOnline http://specialneedschildren.bellaonline.com Holiday Breaks and Childhood Disabilities http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art178935.asp Parents of children with disabilities may struggle more than their mainstream peers to plan activities, schedule play dates or find childcare when school is not in session during holidays. Changes in sleep schedules and differences in daily routines can be challenging for both parents and children. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 04:44:55 EST Mothers Day Crafts - Childhood Disabilities http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art176336.asp Teaching children what Mother's Day means and seeing them delight their moms with gifts and cards is why the holiday was invented. Many kids with disabilities enjoy making a macaroni necklace, one of a kind bracelet, decorated photograph, computer designed artwork, advocacy pin or thank you note. Mon, 7 May 2012 00:16:57 EST Adults with Down Syndrome Inspire New Moms http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art171845.asp The success and ambition of teens and young adults with disabilities is inspiring to mothers of babies and young children with the same diagnosis. It sometimes takes that reality check to believe that our sons and daughters will be capable of much more than we imagine when dealing with 'experts'. Sun, 19 Jun 2011 06:27:49 EST