Many of us go to great lengths to stay healthy and avoid illness and infections. However, many people neglect the easiest way to limit the transfer of bacteria and viruses and it’s practically free—proper hand washing.
Walter Lawson Children's Home is proud to announce that it has received a $5,000 grant to make necessary audio/visual upgrades for our residential services. The grant was awarded by the Dr. Louis & Violet Rubin Fund of the Community Foundation of Nor
Our kids love the pumpkin patch! Every year our youngest residents visit our local pumpkin patch to experience the wonderful colors, smells and flavors of fall. Trip activities include touching pumpkins and straw, feeding goats and ponies, and enjoying special fall treats. It's quite the sensory experience.
On October 5 we had Chick-Fil-A Day. The restaurant provided a lunch/dinner of chicken strips or chicken wraps, fruit, salad and cookies for every member of our staff at Walter Lawson's. We are grateful to Chick-Fil-A and Ms. Golgowski for their kindness and support!
At Walter Lawson Children’s Home we celebrate every occasion as a sensory experience. This month our Middle School classroom hosted a Valentine’s Day sensory party for our school and Day Training residents.