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Therapeutic Benefits to Sensory Play

June 10, 2022

Sensory play offers the perfect setting for kids to explore and learn through play. Sensory play focuses on activities that engage your child’s senses, helping them develop language skills and motor skills. It also helps with cognitive growth, fosters social interactions and encourages experimentation.  Sensory play helps the brain develop nerve connections and encourages growth…

DIY Sensory Play: 5 Great Ideas for Homemade, Hands-on Play

January 17, 2022

During sensory play children use their senses to incorporate smell, touch, sound, vision, and movement. Play that has a multisensory experience is known to have a positive correlation with brain development in children. Bonus, since these are DIY activities they can each be customized to meet the preferences of your child. Starting at birth, children…

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Nicola & Badrick

October 2, 2021

Nicola and her son Badrick live in St. Ann, Jamaica. Badrick was diagnosed with Infantile Spasms, also known as West syndrome. This condition causes a series of seizures and spasms that last only a few seconds but can happen one right after the other. Badrick also has developmental delays and cerebral palsy. He can’t walk.…