Spring Has Sprung and There’s So Much to Celebrate!

Join the KCC as we recognize awareness dates in the next few months for speech, occupational therapy, and autism!

 

Autism Awareness Month – April

Autism Awareness Month allows individuals, families, and communities to honor those affected by autism spectrum disorders (ASD), while also drawing attention to the enormous amount of work that remains to be done.

 

Occupational Therapy Month – April

This month-long celebration showcases the importance of occupational therapy, which enables people of all ages live life to its fullest by helping them promote health, prevent (or live better with) injury, illness, or disability.

 

Better Hearing & Speech Month – May

BHSM provides an opportunity to raise awareness about communication disorders and role of therapists in providing life-altering treatment.

 

Apraxia Awareness Day – May 14

Apraxia is one of the most severe of childhood speech and communication disorders. The awareness day draws attention the huge developmental, emotional, and financial impact it has on kids and their families. Learn more about the awareness day HERE.