SPREAD THE WORD TO END THE WORD 03.07.12

2016-11-10T10:12:18-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, blog, Editor's Picks, General, Lifestyle, Parenting, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Respectful and inclusive language is essential to the movement for the dignity and humanity of people with all disabilities. However, much of society does not recognize the hurtful, dehumanizing and exclusive effects of the word “retard(ed).” It is time to address the minority slur “retard(ed)” and raise the consciousness of society to its hurtful effects.

Don’t Play Me Pay Me

2016-11-10T10:12:18-04:00By |Categories: Entertainment, General, Lifestyle, Resources, Resources We Love|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Don't Play Me Pay Me campaign seeks to: Actively

Sign up and Ollibean gives to a child in Nepal. It’s that easy.

2016-11-10T10:12:18-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Assistive Technology, blog, Cross Disability, Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Editor's Picks, General, Inclusive Education, Lifestyle, Ollibean Foundation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Want to help kids in Nepal? We’re making it super easy. For every person that joins our community we will donate $2 to support children in Nepal.You can also enter for a chance to win an iPad**. Now share this with everyone you know and show the world how easy it is to make a difference.

The Coffee Klatch

2016-11-10T10:12:19-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, General, Inclusive Education, Lifestyle, Parenting, Resources, Therapies|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Coffee Klatch started on a whim. I often speak

OlliNepal: Why Nepal ?

2016-11-10T10:12:19-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, blog, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You can help kids with diffabilities in Nepal. We’re making it super easy. For person that joins our community we will donate $2 to support children in Nepal.You’ll also be entered for a chance to win an iPad at the same time. Now share this with everyone you know and show the world how easy it is to make a difference.

A little bit about us

2016-11-10T10:12:19-04:00By |Categories: blog, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's hard to convey all that we want you to know "about us" in a paragraph., hard to explain the million and one reasons we're so passionate about Ollibean and how much we want you involved in our community. We hope this does it. We'd love to hear an "about us" about you. Shoot a video response and send it to us at olli@ollibean.com or post to our youtube account. We'll send an Ollibean tshirt to the first 20.

Amy Sequenzia “Be Proud of Who You Are”

2016-11-10T10:12:19-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, blog, Editor's Picks, General, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

"Feeling sorry for our disabilities means not accepting ourselves. I feel sorry because disabilities rights are still lacking, not because I am disabled. My message is, hopefully, about our strength and similarities". Amy Sequenzia

My Voice, My Life : A Poem by Amy Sequenzia

2016-11-10T10:12:21-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, blog, Editor's Picks, General, Lifestyle, Think Tank|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This powerful poem from the book "MY VOICE, Autism, Life

“Miles for Kids’ Smiles” Pediatric Physical Therapy

2016-11-10T10:12:22-04:00By |Categories: blog, Editor's Picks, General, Lifestyle, Therapies|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As a pediatric PT, I often hear requests for "another

A Few of Our Favorite Things

2016-11-10T10:12:29-04:00By |Categories: Assistive Technology, blog, General, Parenting, Therapies|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are so many products, doctors, therapies, and places out there that can help. Here's a list of some of our favorites. We'd love to know what your Favorites are and why. Shoot us an email at olli@ollibean.com and spread the love.