New York Father Brings Special Needs Girl To NYC From Treatment After Hurricane Dorian Destroyed Bahamas SchoolPatrick Donohue lives in New York and his daughter Sarah Jane also has a brain injury. When he saw the devastation in the Bahamas and learned about the school that was destroyed he wanted to help.
Mom's Facebook Post Goes Viral, Encourages Children With Autism To Use Blue Trick-Or-Treat Buckets On HalloweenOmairis Taylor’s Facebook post has already been shared over 124,000 times since Sunday.
NYC School Bus Drops Autistic 5-Year-Old Off At Wrong School, Officials Just Marked Him 'Absent'"They said no he didn’t show up they have him marked as absent. I said absent? He was on the bus this morning,” the boy's father, Peter Hionas said.
Non-Profit Holds Day Of Surfing For Kids With Special NeedsThe surf was up Wednesday for some kids on Long Island. An outing was held for special needs children and they took to the waves like pros.
School Bus Carrying Special Needs Children Loses Control, Nearly Hits House In New JerseySources told CBS2 the accident occurred around 3:45 p.m. at McKinley and Pine Streets in Passaic.
Merlin's Magic Space Opens First Space In New York AreaThe occupational therapy space helps kids facing challenges of serious illness and disability.
How Horse Therapy Benefits Children With Special NeedsChildren with special needs are getting physical therapy with the help of horses, benefiting both physically and emotionally.
Stories From Main Street: Chief John Murray Engages Special Needs Children About Fire SafetyA 50-year veteran fire chief and safety instructor is doing his part to make sure fire safety and prevention training is accessible to everyone – especially some children he says are too often “abandoned.”
Staten Island Store Offers Community For Special Needs ChildrenThe store provides goods for children with special needs -- necessities that would otherwise be hard to find without having to shop online.
Parents Furious Over Plan To Move Kids Out Of L.I. School, Lease It To Special Ed StudentsSome parents in the Five Towns on Long Island have claimed they were blindsided by plans to move out kids and lease part of their beloved school.
Police: Bus Driver Left Special Needs Children Alone On Bus With Windows Up, No Air ConditioningThe school's superintendent said the moment a panicked parent called wondering where his child was, the school board called the bus company contracted to transport summer program students, and when they couldn't reach the company, they called police.
Stories From Main Street: Finding Foster Care For Kids With Special Medical NeedsNew Alternatives for Children works to eliminate the crisis and the disorder to provide stability and love for the children.