Category Archives: Special Needs


Sensory vs. Behavior Workshop


Learn more about this complex topi at this FREE workshop April 29 at the library. RSVP to save your spot.

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Adaptive Dance & Tumbling Program


This might be the right fit for your child, especially if he or she has some physical, mental, or sensory challenges. Registration begins May 1.

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FREE Autism Training Opportunity for ALL


Email [email protected] to save your spot.  It’s FREE.  It’s tonight!

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Autism Classroom Possibility


A group of parents is trying to open a classroom at a local charter school for children diagnosed with Autism. They need parents to attend a meeting to discuss this possibility and show an interest. If few show, then there is no chance of an Autism centered classroom moving forward at this time. The meeting is […]

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Circle of Friends


Circle of Friends is a group that helps promote activities and friendships for people of all ages with disabilities.  They meet every Wednesday from 4 – 5 p.m.  If you would like to learn more about Circle of Friends, call Diana Flermoen at (928) 314-0154 or Marilyn Lammel at (928) 373-5000 ext. 5294.

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Incredible Dance Class Available


  This is such a wonderful idea!

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Adaptive Night on the Town


On July 24, 2015 the city of Yuma is hosting a night out on the town for individuals with physical and/or intellectual disabilities and their accompanying friends or family.  The evening begins at Da Boyz for dinner at 5 p.m.  From Da Boyz the group will make its way to the Historic Yuma Theatre and watch […]

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Bowling Benefit Event


Bowl at Wild River and help local kids with special needs.  You will be glad you did!

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Special Olympics Track & Field Day


Participate in Yuma’s Special Olympics Track & Field Day on March 12 at Ronald Reagan School. If you would like to volunteer, click here.

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Reminder: Sensory Friendly Movie Event


I’m so excited to see people pulling together and hosting a special event for such incredible Yuma kids!

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