Our campaign asks people to pledge to stop saying the R-word as a starting point toward creating more accepting attitudes and communities for all people

Spread the Word to End the Word

The R-word is the word ‘retard(ed)’. Why does it hurt? The R-word hurts because it is exclusive. It’s offensive. It’s derogatory. Join the Down Syndrome Alliance fo the Midlands in their campaign that asks people to pledge to stop saying the R-word as a starting point toward creating more accepting attitudes and communities for all […]

Bellevue TOPSoccer is a co-ed soccer league for children, teens and adults with special needs.

Teach Your Kids to Play Soccer with TOPSoccer BSC

There are over 20 major soccer complexes in Omaha along with several dozen other smaller fields, playgrounds and open areas where you’ll find kids, teens and adults playing and learning to play soccer.  For those of us with special needs kids, joining a soccer league with NT kids might be extremely challenging for our kiddos […]

All the local events coming up in March 2018

There Are Over 80 Local Events Coming Up for our Kids in March

Looking ahead to March, our Events Calendar is packed with over 80 local activities, events, educational opportunities, support groups and benefits all to support our special needs kids and their families in the Omaha/Lincoln community. We are proud to live in a community with so many organizations, employees, volunteers, parents, caregivers, therapists and professionals who […]

Join the Easter Egg Hunt in Omaha at College of Saint Mary's

Hop Over to the Easter Egg Hunt on March 25

On Sunday, March 25, the Ollie Webb Center, Inc.’s Parent to Parent group and Autism Society of Omaha are sponsoring a FREE Easter Egg hunt for children with special needs and their brothers & sisters (ages 0-12) from 1:30 to 3 PM at the College of Saint Mary. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Check-in & Activities will […]