A local woman’s love for her dog has inspired a rescue and rehab center that is saving four-legged lives in the Tri-State Area.
The New York City Council has unanimously approved a bill requiring audible alarms on doors in schools with special needs programs.
A Somerset, N.J. mother and father were furious Wednesday, after they said their 3-year-old special needs son was left alone in freezing temperatures for hours.
A teenage suspect has been charged with molesting a 3-year-old boy in Leonia, N.J.
A teenage girl was hospitalized Wednesday night after either falling or jumping from a school bus in Rutherford, N.J.
The Hempstead town supervisor on Saturday accused the Long Island Power Authority of ignoring those with special needs.
Several Kips Bay families are steeped in a school bus battle with the Department Of Education.
The parents of hundreds – and possibly thousands — of New York City special needs students seem to be caught in school bus chaos. With their ride coming late or not showing up at all parents are left asking “where’s that bus?”
New York City requires schools to hold back students who do not hit a minimum level on the state exams. Exceptions are allowed for special needs students like Cristian.
Police are investigating how a 4-year-old special needs boy was left on a school bus for as long as five hours before being discovered by a maintenance worker
Because of the boy’s disability, police said they haven’t been able to determine if he fell asleep, or if the driver and aide simply failed to check the bus.
A Bronx woman is filing suit against New York City after, police say, her autistic son was sexually assaulted in a school bathroom by another student.
Paul Clarke adopted 3-year-old Eddie from China just before he was two. The boy was born with a cleft lip and cleft palate.
A Long Island cab driver is accused of leaving a 7-year-old boy with special needs alone on a street.
Children with special needs thrive in structured environments, but need to have fun too! There are several facilities in New York City that have the experience and the training to offer stellar playgroups for children […]