Karen Wang

About Karen Wang

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 Wang

Pay It Forward: The Story Behind The Great Bike Giveaway

The Friendship Circle's Great Bike Giveaway was born from a desire to “pay it forward.” Here's the story of a small gift that keeps on growing....

7 Tips for Troubleshooting a Special Needs Playdate

Here are 7 of the most common issues with special needs playdates, and some of the strategies that help families work through them....

10 Types of Recreational Therapy to Help Your Child with Special Needs

Recreational therapy is based on the idea of increasing a person’s independence and ability to function through participation in recreational activities. Here are 10 types of recreational therapy th...