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New York Times bestselling author and Naples Mom Kelle Hampton gives us permission to be both a parent who loves summer and makes efforts to create fun and a parent who’s raising a white flag three days in. Read more

Parenting

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. Read more

Parenting

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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. Read 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. Read more

Family estate planning

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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. Read more

Special Needs

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? Read 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. Read more

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

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

Health

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Our current directory of Collier County nonprofits that serve our community. Read more

DIRECTORIES

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

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

CCPS Activity Guides

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KidzAct Summer 2019 GIF

June 2019 issue

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