Emergency/Natural Disaster Plan for Special Needs Families

  Emergencies and natural disasters can happen quickly, without much time to prepare, or without warning. For families of children with special needs, these circumstances can feel quite chaotic. Rushing around, forgetting your child’s prescriptions, equipment, etc. can lead to even more added stress. Plan ahead and being well prepared....

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Around the Nation   Florida Broward Children’s Center was recently awarded a grant-funded opportunity to partner with the Children’s Services Council of Broward County.  Respite Director and REST Trainer Melissa McQuilkin was selected to become a member of the Children’s Services Council Trainer Cadre.  The Special Needs Family Strengthening and Nurturing...

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Bites and Bids

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Lighthouse Point Yacht & Racquet Club   The Bites & Bids charity fundraiser, which took place on Dec. 6, benefited the Broward Children’s Center. The funds raised from the event will be used to renovate BCC’s Group Home 3, which houses some of the most technologically dependent and medically fragile...

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