Karen

About Karen

Karen Wang is a Friendship Circle parent. You may have seen her sneaking into the volunteer lounge for ice cream or being pushed into the cheese pit by laughing children. She is a contributing author to the anthology "My Baby Rides the Short Bus: The Unabashedly Human Experience of Raising Kids With Disabilities"

Posts by Karen

11 Random Acts of Kindness for Families with Special Needs

One antidote to everyday stress is to make the conscious choice to “pay it forward” with a random act of kindness. Here are 11 acts of kindness that could really help a family with special needs....

10 Ways a Child with Special Needs Can Have an Active Lifestyle

An active lifestyle is elusive for many people with disabilities due to physical limitations, lack of accessibility, sensory issues and socioeconomic status. Here are 10 ways to include a person with ...

10 Issues The White House Needs To Discuss At The Health & Fitness Disability Summit

On October 6 and 7, the White House Summit and Research Forum on Improved Health and Fitness for Americans with Disabilities will take place in Washington, D.C. Here are 10 issues that directly and a...