Children’s Physio Drop In

If your child is < 12 years old and you have concerns about their development, mobility or joints, please find info here about drop in clinics at St John’s Hospital.

How to Create a Safe, Sensory-Friendly Backyard Landscape for Your Child With Special Needs

How to Create a Safe, Sensory-Friendly Backyard Landscape for Your Child With Special Needs

Playing outside is one of the greatest joys of childhood. Stepping out the back door into sunlight, fresh air, and freedom can provide a feeling of liberation unlike any other. There are extra considerations when your child has special needs, but time outside still can offer tremendous therapeutic benefits, especially for children with autism or similar conditions that may keep them confined indoors in highly structured, climate-controlled environments for most of the day.