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Children First PPEC Medical Center – Summer Fall 2019

ChildrenFirst PPEC Medical Day Care This is not just care for the day… it’s care that lasts throughout your child’s growth and development!  ChildrenFirst PPEC (Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care) is here for you every step of the way. Our exceptional nursing, therapy and education programs are unique to ChildrenFirst. Along with nursing and PT, OT [...]

By |2019-04-03T13:51:32-04:00April 3rd, 2019|Child Development, Therapy|Comments Off on Children First PPEC Medical Center – Summer Fall 2019

Summer Career Camps

Summer Career Camps by Keith Bourkney, Executive Director, EmployU, Inc. Summer is here and with it comes Vocational Rehabilitation Summer Career Camp. Who can participate? All students, ages 14-21, with disabilities documented by an Individual Educational Plan (IEP), a 504 Plan, or some other means qualify for services are eligible. What does it include? Vocational [...]

By |2019-04-03T13:50:53-04:00April 2nd, 2019|Camp, Education|Comments Off on Summer Career Camps

Step Up For Students

Step Up For Students by Lisa A. Davis, Assistant Director, Strategic Marketing Communications, Step Up For Students After Angela Becker was born prematurely, weighing in at a mere two pounds, she left the hospital for the first time nine weeks later with a calendar filled with therapy appointments. At nine months, she was diagnosed with [...]

By |2019-04-02T17:49:36-04:00April 2nd, 2019|Education|Comments Off on Step Up For Students

What You Need to Know About School Options

What You Need to Know About School Options by Dr. Ilene Wilkins, President/CEO, UCP of Central Florida As a parent of student with a disability, you know that your child has unique abilities and needs. Sometimes, these needs are not able to be met in a traditional public school. Luckily, we live in the state [...]

By |2019-03-06T10:58:21-04:00October 18th, 2018|Education|Comments Off on What You Need to Know About School Options

What is a PPEC?

What is a PPEC? by BrightStart Pediatrics A PPEC is Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care – a nursing and therapy center for medically fragile infants and children. Families have a few PPEC programs to choose from in Central Florida – but there’s only one BrightStart Pediatrics. We are exclusively a PPEC provider by design, to deliver [...]

By |2019-03-06T10:58:22-04:00October 16th, 2018|Child Development|Comments Off on What is a PPEC?