Spotlight of the Month

Resource Spotlight


Hi Friends, Happy New Year! This month, we are sharing about an incredible resource that has impacted many in our LiFT community. Lois Mays the Director at LiFT University Transition Program shared, “Families who have every resource imaginable had no idea Mobility on Demand (MOD) existed until they came to LIFT.” We want to take […]

November Resource Spotlight: Mindful Movement


Hi there, The theme for the month is Refresh, Restore, Re-Energize for the Holidays and Mindful Movements creates the space for that to happen!! Mindful Movement takes a 360-degree approach to helping individuals become their most well-balanced, educated, and healthy selves. We lead with a holistic approach and our mission is to serve adults and […]

October Resource Spotlight: Care Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD)


Hi Families, CARD is a free community-based program funded by the Florida Department of Education through an annual grant. Services are delivered wherever families, professionals, schools, agencies or businesses are located within our 14 county region in southwest Florida. There are seven regional CARD centers in the state of Florida. Visit the state-wide CARD Regional Site Directory for their […]

September Resource Spotlight: FDLRS & Actually Learn It


Hi families, FDLRS (Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resources System) is a discretionary project of the Florida Department of Education, Bureau of Exceptional Education, and Student Services (BEESS). We provide information, training, and support to families to promote effective parent participation in the education of children, who are exceptional and/or have special needs. Services include assistance […]

Resource Spotlight of the Month: Dynasty Dance


Hi Families, My name is Sarah Haworth, In January of 2016, I started a special needs ballroom dance program. I am not a therapist, nor did I have any training at the time on how to work with individuals with special needs. My staff and I are professional ballroom dancers. I just saw an opportunity […]