Flying Horse Farms is for campers who can only participate in camps that provide medical support. Campers should be able to communicate their needs in some way. Campers should be able to participate and function in a group setting, although we can accommodate some limitations. The camp’s medical policies are designed to accommodate campers so they can participate in camp activities to the maximum extent in order to get the most from their time at camp. At this time, camp…Find out more »
The Buddy Up Tennis Program hosts weekly 90-minute clinics. These clinics are broken down into 30 minutes of fitness conditioning, and 60 minutes of professional tennis instruction. Buddies (Volunteers) are partnered with Athletes, to provide one-on-one attention and grow meaningful connections and relationships. No tennis experience is required. Team T-shirts and racquets are provided.
All children ages 5 or older and or adults with Down syndrome are welcome to participate in Buddy Up Tennis as an "Athlete," regardless of ability or prior experience.
Brothers and sisters of children with special needs have feelings that may be hard to express, even to a friend; sadness that a sister has trouble learning, anger when a brother’s behavior prevents the family from doing things other families do, or the special pride when their sibling learns a basic but important life skill. At Sibshops, siblings will share these feelings with other who truly understand. Sibshops celebrates the many contributions made by brothers and sisters and engages children through fun and games to explore feelings and share information.Find out more »
A new style of support group led by volunteers whose lives have been touched by autism.Find out more »
Grace Polaris Church is sponsoring a program on Special Needs Estate Planning. Caregivers of children and young adults with special needs are invited to bring their questions and concerns to attorney Logan Philipps of Resch, Root & Philipps, LLC as he presents information on topics such as guardianship, powers of attorney, special needs trusts, Ohio’s STABLE accounts, social security, and Medicaid waivers.Find out more »