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Moms’ Night Out

Come to Firebirds in Collegeville to meet other moms, grandmoms, caregivers, and carriers! Have some good food and conversation with some very good people, then come out to our Moms’ Night Out! Our past nights [...]

By | 2018-09-14T16:22:12+00:00 Sep 25, 2018|Comments Off on Moms’ Night Out

Moms Night Out

If you're a Fragile X parent or caregiver and you want to have some good food and conservation with some very good people, then come out to our Moms' Night Out! Our past nights out [...]

By | 2018-04-30T09:21:15+00:00 May 15, 2018|Comments Off on Moms Night Out

MA: Sensory-friendly roller skating event

Join us for a sensory-friendly morning of roller skating! What to expect at a sensory-friendly skate? The music will be turned down to a lower volume No strobe lights No bright lights The cost is [...]

By | 2018-01-31T15:08:56+00:00 Mar 25, 2018|Comments Off on MA: Sensory-friendly roller skating event

KS: Family Fun Day!

Come join us for a Family Fun Day! We Rock the Spectrum is a sensory-safe gym that is founded by a family affected by Autism Spectrum Disorders. We are reserving the gym for a family [...]

By | 2018-01-17T14:32:42+00:00 Feb 10, 2018|Comments Off on KS: Family Fun Day!

Get to Know Your Local Firefighters

  The proverb “It takes a village to raise a child” is never truer than when it comes to raising our children with Fragile X syndrome. In many cases, we need a community to look [...]

By | 2017-09-14T17:58:58+00:00 Jun 11, 2015|Education, FXS|Comments Off on Get to Know Your Local Firefighters

“Wat Up?” and Other Steps to Socialization

“Hey” was one of my son Ian’s first words, and what he quickly learned was that whomever he said that to responded — with something. Usually it was with a smile and friendly tone to their voice, and you know how quickly our children pick up on that positive feeling.

By | 2017-09-14T17:57:10+00:00 Oct 15, 2014|Treatment and Intervention|Comments Off on “Wat Up?” and Other Steps to Socialization