Category Archives: Announcements

The Voice of Adults with Sensory Processing Disorder | Sensory Focus Magazine

The Voice of Adults with Sensory Processing Disorder | Sensory Focus Magazine

What would it be like to discover you have been living with sensory processing disorder after 40 years? What will it be like for our children as they grown into adults?  Will things change?  Will you ever be able to hug them or take them out to a mall? In her article, “the Out-of-Sync ChildContinue Reading

Announcement – Great Bike Giveaway: Special Bikes for Special Kids

Announcement – Great Bike Giveaway: Special Bikes for Special Kids

Do you remember the freedom you felt, the confidence you gained, the pride you had when you received your first bike? The Great Bike Giveaway will help give give children with special needs the same feeling you had when that shiny new bike arrived at your home. For the second consecutive year Friendship Circle is holding the GreatContinue Reading

Mark Your Calendars: 3 Days to Make Miracles at Children’s Hospital Colorado

Mark Your Calendars: 3 Days to Make Miracles at Children’s Hospital Colorado

THREE DAYS TO MAKE MIRACLES AT CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL COLORADO Annual Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Radiothon on Alice 105.9 Kicks off February 12   Aurora, CO – Alice 105.9 is getting ready to once again kick off its annual three-day radiothon to benefitChildren’s Hospital Colorado. Alice’s 36 Hours for Kids, runs from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm on February 12-14 and aims to raise moreContinue Reading

Announcement: Children’s Hospital Colorado South Campus

Announcement: Children’s Hospital Colorado South Campus

Did you know…. Children’s Colorado’s South Campus in Highlands Ranch opened last month! The new South Campus features the only 24/7 pediatric urgent care facility in South Metro Denver staffed by board certified pediatric emergency medicine doctors and pediatric emergency nurses. It also offers a wide range of outpatient specialty clinics, inpatient and surgery care alongContinue Reading

Your Chance to Help Active Duty Military and Their Special Needs Families

Your Chance to Help Active Duty Military and Their Special Needs Families

The STAR Center has kicked of a fundraiser to help active duty military families receive the specialized services that the STAR Center can provide.  The goal? $28,000 to help four families.  If more is raised, more families can be helped.   Every dollar donated is 100% tax deductible and every dollar donated will go to theContinue Reading

Become a Member of the SPD Foundation

Become a Member of the SPD Foundation

Become a Member Today and Enjoy Special Benefits The benefits are so great, the minimal annual fee will more than pay for itself. Why become a member of the SPD Foundation? Great Benefits for YOU! A coupon for merchandise for the same value as your membership! And just in time for the holidays! Free webinar seriesContinue Reading

Announcement:  Family Fall Fest at YMCA of the Rockies

Announcement: Family Fall Fest at YMCA of the Rockies

Estes Park has been hit hard lately, there’s no doubt about it. But this Mountain Strong Community won’t get government shutdown or Mother Nature destroy it. Just weeks after the devastating floods, the YMCA of the Rockies at Estes Park — long know as the “gateway to the Rocky Mountain National Park” and one ofContinue Reading

Announcement: The STAR Center Launches a Scholarship Program for Military Families

Announcement: The STAR Center Launches a Scholarship Program for Military Families

STAR (Sensory Therapies And Research) Center, the premier treatment center for children with sensory challenges, is announcing a new scholarship program for children of military parents. This announcement is timed to create greater awareness about Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) in October during National Sensory Awareness Month. STAR Center scholarships provide financial aid to families seeking solutionsContinue Reading

In September Go Orange for the No Kid Hungry Project

In September Go Orange for the No Kid Hungry Project

Somewhere today when you sat down to eat, a child had nothing to sit down and eat.  Somewhere today as your picky eater shoved a ham sandwich back toward you and told you they didn’t want it and wouldn’t eat it, another child was holding out their hand for a sandwich that was not thereContinue Reading

Team Up to Stop Bullying Introduced by Sears

Team Up to Stop Bullying Introduced by Sears

With all the back to school shopping and preparing, you might want to make a stop at Sears to purchase a Team Up to Stop Bullying denim draw string back pack.  Sears is offering this special buy for five dollars with a coupon for five dollars back in shop you way rewards point with anyContinue Reading

First-Ever Living Well With A Disability Conference & Expo

First-Ever Living Well With A Disability Conference & Expo

(Harrisburg, Pa.) – Pennsylvania is taking center stage in the disability community, hosting the first-ever Living Well With A Disability Conference & Expo on August 23-26, 2013 in Lancaster, Pa. Presented by the Center for Independent Living of Central PA (CILCP), PA Statewide Independent Living Council (PA SILC) and Three Rivers Center for Independent Living (TRCIL), the event will challenge people withContinue Reading