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Born and raised in Florida, Michelle Turchetta’s career in education and business has prepared her to champion the underserved members of our community as area director for Easterseals Florida, Inc. more

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Meet the Mom who directs Buddy Break, the monthly program that provides an evening of respite for parents of special needs families. more

Parenting

Several local families have shared their overnight camp experiences with us, and the parents all agree that overnight camp has fostered confidence and independence in their children. more

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Norell Albanis, an Estate Planning Attorney, helps you plan for the future while keeping your child with special needs in mind. more

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Have you ever wondered how your child with autism might fare during a conversation with a deputy, firefighter, or medic if you weren’t there to facilitate? more

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Volunteers (buddies), VIPs (children with special needs), and typicals (siblings) gather at the Naples Seventh Day Adventist Church for a three-hour session of free child care so parents can enjoy date night, run errands, or simply relax. more

Inspired by his brother, John J. Ciocca created the app youBelong for individuals with special needs and their families. more

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The Naples Players believes that every member of our community deserves access to high-quality arts education and performance. KidzAct's new programs are just the beginning of their initiative to serve an even wider base of the community. more

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All married couples face the possibility of divorce and the presence of a child with special needs will add an element to any divorce case that must be addressed. more

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Advice on getting your child tested for learning disabilities and gifted identification by a private psychologist. more

Education

It is difficult to know where to start when you find out your child has special needs. The tasks seem overwhelming, and there is so much emotion involved. Learn how to get started finding the support that you need in Naples and Collier County. more

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In I Run 4 Michael, Athletes of all levels and kinds – runners, walkers, yogis, triathletes, etc – are paired with children and adults with physical, mental, and developmental special-needs. more

Health

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For each of the past three years, Neapolitan Family has spotlighted 30 nonprofits dedicated to improving the lives of Southwest Florida residents and animals. This year, we decided to bring our list to 100. more

DIRECTORIES

Naples gymnastics teacher Anthony Dunford makes Sundays special for Kids with Special Needs. more

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The organization Autism on the Seas helps make travel and vacations possible for families with special needs. more

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The most comprehensive guide to after school activities including academics, tutoring, sports, music, art, dance, clubs, organizations, summer camps and special needs. Published by Neapolitan Family for Collier County Public Schools. more

CCPS Activity Guides

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