Special Needs in the Capital District
Parent Network of the Capital Region
Parent Network of the Capital Region provides parents with the knowledge, skills, resources and support to effectively advocate for their children with disabilities. Topics include preparing for your child’s Annual Review CSE Meeting, understanding IEPs, transitioning from preschool to school aged services; and information about issues that may pertain to your student with disabilities such as depression, anxiety, discipline, assessments, goal-setting, and more. Sign up for our newsletter to stay current on our offerings and resources.
Piano For Special Kidz Music Studio
Piano For Special Kidz Music Studio is an inclusive music studio located in Latham, New York and serves students of all abilities and learning styles from children four years old through adult. Piano For Special Kidz Music Studio was created to fill a void in the Capital Region in inclusive piano instruction for children with disabilities by creating a wonderful, welcoming inclusive musical setting for all students! Our waiting room is sensory friendly meant to relieve stress through appropriate noise reduction, lighting and a comfortable environment for students and their parents. Students with special needs have a teacher or music therapist with the experience and education necessary to work with learning and/or behavioral issues that require specialized attention.
Newmeadow is an integrated preschool whose mission is to transform the lives of children, including those with autism and other special needs, and to prepare them for learning and life. There are many benefits to any child learning in an integrated setting. The environment is infused and enriched with many related service professionals designed to support children with special needs while naturally benefiting all students. These services can include speech and language as well as motor development and behavioral improvement. Program sites in Malta and Queensbury, NY