All parents and caregivers in the community are invited to attend these hands-on workshops at Therapy and Fun Summer Clinic. NEW this summer: childcare is provided during the workshops! Come learn and network with other parents.
Tuesday Mornings from 9:00 am to 10:15 am
Summer Clinic Location: 1715 E. Fulton, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Temple Emanuel’s Sunday school, park and enter in back.
June 24: Connecting to Community
Family Social Worker, Ann Tarr from DA Blodgett St. Johns will answer questions on where to find services in our community that your family needs.
July 1: Speech-Language “Make and Take”
Comprehensive Therapy Center staff Speech-Language Pathologists show you how to build language at home with these fun activities and crafts.
July 8: Car Seats Keeping Your Child Safe
Amy Horn, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital, will be talking about transporting children safely in car seats and the resources available to families through their program.
July 16: Financial Planning for Special Needs
Attorney Dan Blauw will present financial strategies and estate planning for wills and trusts that will support your children with special needs, as they become adults.
July 22: How to Navigate the Special Education System
Laurie VanderPloeg, Director of Special Education of Kent ISD, will be here to answer all your questions about special education in schools.
July 29: Sensory Therapy “Make and Take” Activities
Comprehensive Therapy Center staff Occupational Therapists show you how to bring the sensory therapy into your home with these fun ideas.
August 5: Partner with your Health Care Provider
Kristen Hawkins, Michigan Family to Family Health Information Center, will share resources and talk about the importance of partnering with your child’s health providers to get the most help from your health care.