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How To Know Your Rights As A Disabled Homeowner Or Renter

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: Adult Support|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

by Caroline Hampton, Open Educators It can be tricky to know what your rights are as a disabled renter or homeowner, but rest assured, there are laws put in place to help disabled individuals achieve [...]

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The Unique Needs of Girls and Women with Autism

By | November 2nd, 2016|Categories: Autism|Tags: , , , , , |

by Michele Ramsay, EdD, Program Director, CIP Brevard Center Advice from a Young Woman in College with ASD CIP Brevard Student Stephanie Smith shares insight and advice as a young woman on the autism spectrum. [...]

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Why Inclusive?

By | October 21st, 2016|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , , , |

by Terri Clark, M.Ed Space Coast Early Intervention Center, Executive Director Inclusive schools benefit ALL children! Since the early 80’s, educational practices have been moving away from the practice of segregating students with disabilities for [...]

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Understanding Sensory Integration Difficulties

By | October 20th, 2016|Categories: Sensory|Tags: , |

by Sandy Wainman, OTR/L is Director of the LifeSkills When you fill a cup with liquid, there is only so much you can pour into the cup:  If you pour too much into the cup, [...]

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Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Marketplace

By | April 19th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

by Keith Heinly Senior Manager, Community Impact, United Way of Brevard I will be providing a Health Insurance for Small Businesses in Palm Bay May 12th (see flyer below). I am not a broker or [...]

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What is the McKay Scholarship Program?

By | January 30th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

by By Laura J. Tomkins, MS Education Advocate with Open Doors Special Education Advocacy, LLC “The hallmark of a healthy society has always been measured by how it cares for the disadvantaged.” -Joni Eareckson Tada [...]

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