Center for Courageous Kids
The Center for Courageous Kids, Family Retreat Weekends are designed to provide respite, recreation, and support programs for families who have a child with a chronic or life threatening illness. Family weekends provide similar experiences as summer camp, as well as the opportunity for parents to gather together and share similar life-experiences.
Barren Heights Christian Retreat Center
provide families that have children with a physical or developmental disabilities a free weekend retreat.
Discovery Cove offers accommodations for guests with disabilities and is located in Orlando, FL. Guests can experience a 30-minute Dolphin Interaction, snorkel with tropical fish and rays, wade beside marmosets and otters, hand-feed parrots, toucans, and other exotic birds in, and relax in the large resort pool and swim along a tropical river.
Give Kids the World
A 70-acre nonprofit “storybook” resort, located near Central Florida’s most beloved attractions, where children with left-threatening illnesses and their families are treated to week long, cost-free fantasy vacations.
Grandchildren with Special Needs: Where to Vacation
Discover destinations that are best for kids who need extra consideration.
Created by philanthropist Gordon Hartman inspired by his daughter Morgan, a child with special needs. A special place for special friends – an environment for inclusion and understanding – an oasis for those needing a safe place to relax and enjoy the outdoors.
Products, Services and Advice
Car seat, seat belt and backpack strap identifiers that list name and diagnosis. In case of an accident or emergency this vital information would be available to first responders.
Provides flight support for domestic or international travel to U.S. facilities for medical treatment, second opinions and follow-up. Domestic service dog training and retrieval and organ/blood travel assistance.
Road ID is a durable, rugged, athletic, fashionable line of identification gear. Currently, they offer five different forms of ID: the FIXX ID, the Shoe ID, the Ankle ID the Wrist ID and the Shoe Pouch ID. We provide various forms of ID to allow a person to decide where they want to wear their vital Identification.
Vests, harnesses and seat mounts for safe travel in school buses, the family car or emergency transport.
Seatbelt ID offers a quick and simple way to communicate vital health and contact information to First Responders.
Vacation and Travel info for Families with Special Needs Children
Most families with children choose to vacation and travel during the summer months, and it may take some planning to have a successful vacation. Even more so for families with children who have special needs.
If I Need Help
Identify your loved one with special needs with patches, shoe tags, ID cards, window clings, bumper stickers, dog tags, pins, clips and more.
Products to help kids with food allergies and asthma.