Browse fun and helpful toys and therapy items for individuals with special needs


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Fat Brain Toys

Fat Brain Toys breaks down their toys into 22 different special needs categories. Check out the post HERE, or click the image to go directly to the FBT Special Needs Category webpage.

The Autism Site Store

The Autism Site offers 6 skill categories of toys to browse to help enhance the play and development of children on the autism spectrum.

Kozie Clothes

Kozie Clothes provides clothing designed especially for babies and kids with medical or sensory processing needs including onesies for G-tube fed babies, weighted vests and blankets, and more!

Recommended Books

Check out Different Dream Living’s recommended books on the topics of special needs, PTSD, and parenting.

More resources still to come!

 In the meantime, check out our most recent blog posts!

The Dads Band

The Dads Band is comprised of 4 musicians who are also dads of kids with special needs. Learn about their new CD, The Waiting Room, and a drawing to win a copy.

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I Didn’t Want a Different Dream

“I didn’t want a different dream,” is the response of many parents when a child is diagnosed with special needs. Heather Johnson describes how she came to accept and embrace her children’s different dream.

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Caregiving Is Hard Work

Caregiving is hard, whether the caregivers are parents of children with special needs and disabilities, adult children caring for aging parents, or friends who have no relatives to look after them.

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Nambala Is Home

Nambala, a little boy in Congo, died the day before he was to move to a new orphanage for children with special needs. No one in his village valued him enough to take him to the doctor.

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