Every Tuesday morning during the summer program we host a free workshop on a topic relevant to raising children with special needs. Come on by and listen from 9:00 am to 10:15 am at our Summer Clinic Location: 1715 E. Fulton, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Temple Emanuel’s Sunday school, park and enter in back.

 

June 30- Irv Marcus -Nationally Board-Certified Acupuncturist will give an overview of acupuncture and its benefits

July 7- Speech Make-n-Take Our speech therapists will provide caregivers with hands on experiences that can be used to practice language and motor skills. Participants will make activities that can be used at home. Materials will be provided.

July 14OT Make-n-Take Our occupational therapists will provide caregivers with hands on experiences that can be used to practice gross and fine motor skills. Participants will make activities that can be used at home. Materials will be provided.

July 21– Kent Intermediate School District (KISD)  What’s new in Special Education?  Come join Laurie VanderPloag, Kent Intermediate School District’s Special Education Director and learn the latest issues in Special Education. Bring questions.

July 28– Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital- Car Seats Keeping Your Child Safe and More! Amy Horn, will be talking about transporting children safely in car seats, bike safety, and other information for keeping children safe.  Resources will be available to families through their program.

August 4-TBD