American College - Center for Special Needs

MOBILITY

Getting There: Will the Era of Driverless Cars Mobilize those with Disabilities?

Getting There: Will the Era of Driverless Cars Mobilize those with Disabilities?

For people with disabilities, mobility and transportation issues are one of the most difficult barriers they f... Read More

Maintaining Mobility and Preventing Disability Are Key to Living Independently as We Age

Maintaining Mobility and Preventing Disability Are Key to Living Independently as We Age

Many people worry about not being able to move around as well when they get older. They fear they won’t... Read More

The Road to IDD COVID Vaccination: My Own Story

The Road to IDD COVID Vaccination: My Own Story

I am a hospital-based dentist, Director of a Hospital Dentistry Program, Director of a Post-doctoral Advanced... Read More

Returning to School: Children with Special Needs and Mental Health Post-COVID

Returning to School: Children with Special Needs and Mental Health Post-COVID

One state’s solution The NJ Department of Education has put out a Quick Reference Mental Health Guide (... Read More

Imagining The Possibilities

Imagining The Possibilities

When Rachel Rosen’s son was diagnosed with autism, she felt alone with few places to turn for help. She... Read More

Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, Children of All Abilities...

Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, Children of All Abilities...

I want what most parents want for their children, a limitless future. Along my journey as an exceptional paren... Read More

Drive For Inclusion

Drive For Inclusion

As a dedicated member of this parent community, you and your loved ones know all too well the issues and confl... Read More

Driving To Learn

Driving To Learn

Eddie Verratti loves movement. A student at HMS School for Children with Cerebral Palsy in Philadelphia, the 1... Read More