RESOURCE GUIDE

COMMUNITY

ArtWorks NEPAday program for artists with developmental disabilities in Scranton

Camp Createtheatre and visual arts camp for special needs children in Waverly, PA

The Gathering Placean inclusive community center that embraces everyone in Clarks Summit

Project Bring Me 2 Lifecommitted to strengthening spiritual purpose through art, music, and literature

Making Authentic Friendships– tools to support inclusive relationships

Terra Preta Primerestaurant featuring local, seasonal produce in Scranton, PA

Verve Vertu Art Studioan inclusive art studio which taps into creative energy and promotes community

EDUCATION

Profectum Foundationtraining and information to advance the development of individuals with special needs for parents and professionals 

Rocking Lifetune into your passions to cultivate a healthy lifestyle

Shantastic Shineonline and in-person coaching sessions, intuitive readings, and more

Walk in My Shoesinteractive program that teaches awareness and empathy for special needs

PRODUCTS

Fun and Functiontherapist designed, kid-friendly, sensory tools and toys

Guayakiorganic Yerba Mate consciously curated to support the health of people and the planet

Harklaspecial needs sensory and autism products 

Jade Yogaenvironmentally friendly yoga mats that give back to the earth

Lakeshore Learningaward-winning educational products 

Moon Matssensory-supportive utility mats made with foam from left over from foam earplugs

ShelLED Hoopsquality hula hoops inspired by the Grateful Dead, made with love, built to last

Super Duper Publicationsfun, educational materials for special needs kids

Ultimate Sackcozy bean-bag chairs for every room and budget 

Vibes High Fidelity Earplugsreduce volume without comprising music and speech sound clarity

Wise Owl Outfittersaffordable, portable hammocks and camping goods

RECREATION

Benjamin Berryhula hoop instructor and performer, promoting confidence and empowerment

Deutsch Instituteadaptive community recreation for all abilities in NEPA

Joe Ciarvella’s Rhythm Experiencedrum circles for empowerment and community building

Mountain Skydedicated to preserving arts, music, and culture in NEPA

THERAPY

Art Therapy Associatesclient-centered art therapyfor all ages and abilities throughout the Lehigh Valley and Western NJ

Circles of Communicationintegrative speech-language therapy and alternative education 

Kaleidoscope Family Solutionsbehavioral and mental health services for all ages and abilities

Music Therapy Associatesindividual and group music therapy for all ages and abilities throughout the Lehigh Valley and Western NJ

Summit Music Therapyindividual and group music therapy for all ages and abilities throughout NEPA

WELLNESS

Aetnacompassionate health and wellness plans for all families, abilities, and lifestyles

Anew Life Yogastudio and retreats for mind, body, and soul

Generation Mindfulinspiring positive parenting through mindfulness, play, and emotional learning

Green Ridge Om & Wellness (GROW)massage therapy, holistic nutrition, wellness in Scranton, PA

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shieldhealth and wellness system dedicated to community building

Kula Kamala Foundationempowering communities through yoga and yoga therapy

Kiel’s Healingsound healing, plant medicine, and energy work

Vito Chiropractic– committed to providing pain relief for all ages and abilities in Scranton, PA

OTHER SERVICES

Brighter Journeyscomfort and support for special needs families

McAndrews Law Officesnationally recognized firm that specializes in compassionate disability law

UCP of NEPAopportunities and resources for individuals with disabilities