Calm in the Midst of the Storm: Emergency Preparedness and Sensory Processing Disorder (Part 1)

Here in my part of South Central Texas, we did not experience any of the wrath of Hurricane Harvey. Here at ST4K we’re finding local ways to help evacuees from Port A, Beaumont, Corpus Christi, Houston, and the surrounding areas. I spent alot of time last  Monday trying to register as a volunteer on the … More Calm in the Midst of the Storm: Emergency Preparedness and Sensory Processing Disorder (Part 1)

Back to School: Ready for school? Make sure those vaccine records are up to date!

Getting vaccinated according to the recommended immunization schedule is one of the most important things a parent can do to protect their child’s health. Diseases can quickly spread among groups of children who aren’t vaccinated. Whether it’s a baby starting at a new child care facility, a toddler heading to preschool, a student going back … More Back to School: Ready for school? Make sure those vaccine records are up to date!

#cardboardkidsSA – It’s happening everywhere!

#cardboardkidsSA   Cardboard Kids Is a Child Abuse Prevention Campaign Happening in San Antonio (http://www.cardboardkidssa.com/) In 2015, there were 4,941 confirmed cases of child abuse and neglect in Bexar County. And while that number is staggering, it’s just as shocking to learn that only 1 in 10 sexually abused children ever make an outcry, meaning thousands … More #cardboardkidsSA – It’s happening everywhere!

April Showers Bring….Awareness?

Every month has dozens of observances, holidays, and awareness events. April seems especially busy, and Sensory Toys for Kids will be using our corner of the blogosphere to highlight concerns and raise awareness about conditions and situations related to our children, families, and clients. This month we will be observing: National Autism Awareness Month National … More April Showers Bring….Awareness?