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Siblings stay together – foster to adoption

November 20, 2020, Colorado Springs, CO: November is National Adoption Month and a time to recognize and celebrate the families who have grown through adoption. It also helps raise awareness of the tens of thousands of children still in foster care in the United States. Read More

Golfers “Tee It Up” for Zach’s Place

November 17, 2020: Colorado Springs, CO: Special Kids Special Families (SKSF) Zach’s Place childcare center is grateful to receive a check from Unified Title Company totaling $10,000! The money was raised by the Unified Title Company staff and supporters during its 7th Annual Read More

The Arc Pikes Peak Region recognizes SKSF program & staff

November 3, 2020; Colorado Springs, CO: The Arc Pikes Peak Region held it's 2020 Achieve Your Vision Annual Awards Celebration this year virtually. This year, SKSF Program Nurse, Kathleen Winder, was an award recipient for Outstanding Professional. In addition, Zach's Place received an award for Read More

Young adult with disabilities accomplishes goal of independence

October 20, 2020: In October, National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) recognizes working people with disabilities and reminds employers to include and increase access and opportunity to Americans with disabilities.  This year is the nation’s 75th observance of NDEAM in addition, commemorating the 30th Read More

SKSF receives Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation grant

October 14, 2020 - Colorado Springs, CO: Special Kids Special Families is proud to be one of the recipients of the Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation grant! This year, Sprouts Foundation awarded 120 grants to nonprofit organizations in the 23 states where the company operates, Read More