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A Beginner’s Guide to Essential Oils

You probably have heard of these things called essential oils from friends and family on social media. They are these dark bottles of oils that are compounds extracted from plants. It’s often used by alternative medicine and naturopaths. These oils are said to have physical and psychological benefits.

Big Apple Oranges – The resource for NYC special needs children and their families

Why the name ‘Big Apple Oranges’? Well, Big Apple refers to New York City and this guide is for families with special needs children in the 5 boroughs (although the laws and regulations are state-wide). The orange, like the apple, is a delicious, nutritious, healthy fruit – only different than the ‘big’ apple. So are our children – sentient, loving, unique individuals – only different.

(Big Apple Oranges is NOT an agency, company, or business entity. It IS a resource for families of children with special needs. This resource directs YOU to find out the information to help your child.)

Cambridge House Education

We are a family owned business based near Tonbridge in Kent. A small team led by husband and wife Bruce and Nicky Williams take their inspiration from Nicky,  a dyslexic herself, who has taught and tutored dyslexia and dyscalculia for 15+ years.  Bruce looks after the business side of things, Nicky the resources; selecting and searching out Cambridge House’s range.

The company itself has been in business for more than 20 years under the stewardships of two previous owners. Bruce and Nicky took over the running of it in early 2015. Their ambition is to grow the business but with a clear vision that our 5,000+ customers in the UK and in many other countries around the world want a supplier who can provide a wide range of special needs resources that they can be confident have been selected for a good reason; they work.

Autism Life Span Homes

These residential homes licensed by the California Department of Health Services can provide intermediate care habilitation services to teens and young adults who have been diagnosed with autism and or related developmental disabilities.

Mewsic Moves

Meet a Music Therapist who provides parents, educators and therapists with educational and helpful tools on supporting children with special needs.

Autism Web

A community of parents interested in autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD) and Asperger syndrome.

The Art of Autism

Raising awareness of the importance of the arts as viable tools for learning, growth and expression; especially for autistic artists and their valuable contributions to the world.

Special Needs Atlanta

We will work with you  to help you determine what’s important to you in your life.  Together, we’ll create a roadmap to take you where you want to be.  You can count on us to be your guide; to work with you in concert with your other advisors to meet your objectives.

Senses Cultural Academy of Health

The Senses Cultural Academy of Health provides culturally appropriate information and guidance to Middle Eastern parents, caregivers and professionals working with children who have special developmental needs.

Kids Parties

Find magicians, clowns, princesses, face painters, party places and more! Actually, you can choose from over 120 different cool party entertainer categories in your state!

Best Essential Oils: A Brand Guide

According to reviews, the brands of essential oils listed below are the leading creators in the business.

Autism in Museums

Autism in Museums is a new initiative to raise awareness of accessibility for all in museums. Which lists early openings, relaxed events, and programmes for visitors with addition need including autism.

Leslie Burby

Leslie Burby

Leslie Burby is the former Editor-in-Chief of Autism Parenting Magazine and a public speaker on autism related issues. She is the author of three autism related books: Emotional Mastery for Adult's with Autism (2013); Early Signs of Autism in Toddlers, Infants and Babies (2014); and the children's book Grace Figures Out School (2014).