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

17 Tips For Finding the Right Shoes for your child with special needs

The wrong pair of shoes can create a day of misery for anyone. When special needs are added to the mix, the right pair of shoes can become elusive. Here's a step-by-step guide to finding shoes that ...

How To Arrange A Free Therapy Dog Home Visit

If you or a family member has a disability, then your family is eligible for free home visits from a certified therapy dog and trained handler. ...

Top Ten Back-to-School Dos and Don’ts for Parents of Students with Special Needs

During back-to-school season, parents seem to be more anxious than students. There are certain dos and don’ts to follow during back-to-school season for parents of children with special needs....