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Two new accessible playgrounds in the Denver metro area

As of the end of August 2019, the Denver-metro area has two new accessible playgrounds open for public use. Clement Park in Littleton, Colorado, and Red-Tailed Hawk Park in Aurora, Colorado. The Clement Park playground is located in the Foothills Parks and Recreation District at 7306 West Bowles Avenue, Littleton, Colorado, and has a number […]

Target introduces adaptive Halloween costumes for kids with disabilities

BY SOPHIE LEWIS JULY 18, 2019 / 11:16 PM / CBS NEWS Halloween costumes are more inclusive than ever before, thanks in part to Target’s latest innovative options. Target’s Hyde and Eek! Boutique range has introduced four new Halloween costumes adapted for kids with disabilities. Click https://www.cbsnews.com/news/target-introduces-adaptive-halloween-costumes-for-kids-with-disabilities/ to read the full story.

SERVICES IN SHORT SUPPLY

The Denver Post, 7/29/2019 AUTISM Services in short supply Colorado among many states dealing with a shortage of providers BY MEG WINGERTERTHE DENVER POST It’s challenging for autistic children and their families to find services in Colorado, but not everyone agrees on what supports are needed. Tamara Buniger, whose 6-year-old son Noah attends Firefly Autism […]

Colorado Council for Persons with Disabilities Hosts Summer Outreach Event

By: Rose Campbell, June 4, 2019 The Colorado Advisory Council for Persons with Disabilities (CACPD) recently held a summer outreach event at the Carriage House at the Governor’s Residence at the Boettcher Mansion. The Council was moved from the Office of the Lieutenant Governor to the Colorado Department of Human Services, Office of Community Access […]