2020 GIFT GUIDE FOR CHILDREN WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

It’s officially the holiday season, and there’s one thing on every child’s mind: toys. Finding the perfect gifts for kids is already challenging, but when the child you’re shopping for has a developmental disability, the toys you choose must be both fun and functional. We’ve rounded up a few of our therapists’ recommended toys that…

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REMOTE LEARNING TIPS FOR SPECIAL NEEDS STUDENTS

Back to school looks quite different this year for both families and teachers. As students and parents adjust to their new online learning and work-from-home schedules, teachers must adapt their curricula to meet at-home learners’ needs, including special needs students. Many teachers wonder how to make sure their special needs students are learning, even when…

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DEMYSTIFYING THE EARLY INTERVENTION EVALUATION PROCESS

The first three years of a child’s life is packed with developmental milestones. While all kids learn and grow at their own pace, some may continue to struggle with certain skills. That’s where early intervention (EI) comes in: a process that is meant to assess toddlers’ abilities and help them catch up in their development.…

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LIFEROOTS CONTINUING TO OFFER EARLY INTERVENTION SERVICES THROUGH TELEHEALTH

Although the COVID-19 health emergency has continued to suspend face-to-face Early Intervention services, LifeROOTS has been providing young children and their families with the critical support needed to continue their development – and progress – through Telehealth. Our Early Intervention Telehealth program provides a convenient, and effective, way for children from birth to 3 continue…

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4 WAYS YOU CAN GIVE TO LIFEROOTS FOR FREE

Here at LifeROOTS, we are dedicated to empowering, serving, and shaping the lives of our community members. By donating to our organization, you are supporting early learning programs, career coaching sessions, and adult enrichment, and so much more, which provide our clients with the skills they need to succeed. Now there are plenty of ways…

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HOW TO HOST FACEBOOK BIRTHDAY FUNDRAISER FOR LIFEROOTS

Millions of people use Facebook every day to send birthday wishes to their friends, which is why the platform’s Birthday Fundraiser was created. Now you can celebrate your birthday exactly how you want to, keeping the focus on giving back to an organization you care about. If you would rather celebrate their big day by…

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A DONATION TO LIFEROOTS IS THE GIFT THAT KEEPS ON GIVING

By supporting our early intervention programs, career coaching sessions, and adult enrichment services, you’re providing the skills and services needed to improve someone’s life for years to come. Now imagine the impact from doubling that donation, but without any extra cost to you. Many Albuquerque and Rio Rancho employers offer Gift Matching Programs to their…

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