Siperstein, Ph. During the summer, children are free from daily class schedules and get to spend most of their time just having fun. Some get to spend the summer hanging out with neighborhood friends, others might play on a community sports team, and many even get the chance to go to summer camp. Not all children are this lucky.
Camp For Mentally Retarded Children Turns 40 Years Old
Welfare of the Differently Abled - Commissionerate of the Welfare of the Differently Abled
Instead, we prefer terms such as intellectual disabilities, cognitive challenges and developmental disabilities. However, we realize many people still use the term to search for care solutions, and it continues to be used as an official diagnostic term. Hence, we have included the term on our web site. An alternative to group homes for adults with mental retardation Adulthood brings new challenges for families concerned about the health and quality of life of a loved one with mental retardation.