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Best Trick-or-Treat Party for New York Children with Autism

Posted on 10/25/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Special Halloween Fun for Children with Special Needs

Ghosts, witches and blood-sucking vampires – of course trick-or-treating can be scary for children.  And Halloween can be extra scary for children with autism. 

That’s why Catholic...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Best trick-or-treat Halloween party autism, special needs, Lt. JP Kennedy Center

Free & Low-Cost Respite Services for New York Parents of Children with Special Needs

Posted on 01/5/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities is Here for You

Feeling overwhelmed by balancing caring for your child with special needs, remembering who you were before this became your mission and keeping your family together?   At Catholic Charities NY we...

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: special needs, developmental disabilities

Trade a Cup of Coffee for Hope

Posted on 04/13/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Have you thought about how much it costs to help someone? Did you know 83% of Americans spend more than $5 a day on coffee? $5 can help a struggling family, a homeless person and a child with special needs. If each of us gives $5 right now, imagine how many people we can help.

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: homeless person, special needs