Parents Of Special Needs Students Around Chicagoland Worry About Support Their Kids Will Get Learning At HomeWorking full time and trying to make sure a special needs student is learning – it’s a tough task, and parents from Chicago to Northwest Indiana are worried their schools will not be able to provide the help they will need.
Stay-At-Home Order Presents New Challenges For People With Special NeedsThe stay-at-home order is hard on everyone, but for families who have children with special needs, quarantine presents special challenges.
Home Health Care Workers For Those With Special Needs Face Big Challenges With COVID-19Amid the coronavirus pandemic, home healthcare workers face significant challenges, especially those who work with people who have special needs.
Keshet Helping People With Special Needs Adjust To Life During PandemicKeshet has taken its programming online.
Local Shop Recycles Paint And Reinvests In Those With Special Needs"We've diverted 66,000 containers last year away from landfills and 80% of it is becoming a brand new paint. It's a really cool process you can see from beginning to end."
Man Rents Out Entire Theater After Mom With Special Needs Son Asked To Leave MovieA northwest suburban boy with special needs and his family enjoyed a carefree afternoon at the movies thanks to the stranger, who rented out an entire theater for them.
Resource Fair Helps Parents Of Children With Special NeedsThe 8th annual Developmental Differences Resource Fair at DePaul College Prep featured more than 70 exhibitors Sunday.
River Grove School Bus Gets Police Escort"Stressful" is how a Teresa Borria described putting her special needs son on his school bus every day before a police officer got involved.
9-Year-Old Girl With No Hands Wins National Handwriting ContestThe nine-year-old from Virginia has just won the 2018 Zaner-Bloser National Handwriting Contest's Nicholas Maxim Award.
Prom Night For 'Best Buddies'The Best Buddies club pairs each special needs student with a non-disabled peer.
Target Launches Adaptive Clothing Line For Kids With Special Needs
October Is Down Syndrome Awareness MonthThe online tool, Gemiini, teaches speech and reading skills to students with special needs.
Two Oak Park Moms Create Books For Children With Special NeedsTwo moms from Oak Lawn have teamed up to make the transition of school for special needs kids a little easier by creating a book series.
Coach For Special-Needs Athletes Charged With Sexual BatteryThe charges stem from a trip to a Georgia competition last spring, authorities say.
Suit: Chicago Public Schools Bungled Contract For Special-Needs NursesThe first day of school is supposed to be full of wonder and excitement for students. But for many special needs kids, it was anything but. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.