Everyday Heroes: Irfan

Everyday Heroes: Irfan Every Thursday, children in our autism and developmental disabilities program along with their parents, board a bus and head to the YMCA. Once there, they make their way to the swimming pool for the Detroit Swims program, which teaches children swimming basics and water [...]

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Uplifting Kids, One Card at a Time

Uplifting Kids, One Card at a Time Ksenija Savic is the kind of person who leads with her heart. A master in the art of inspiring others, Ksenija began a Care Card business so that she could spread her uplifting messages far and wide. You see, Ksenija creates beautiful greeting cards for people [...]

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Are you a Believer?

Are you a Believer? Twelve year-old Kara needs to believe she can play hide-and-seek and not be raped again. Malcolm needs to believe the trauma from his childhood doesn’t dictate his future. Non-verbal Victoria needs to believe that one day her heart and her words will meet and she can say, “I [...]

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Thanks for the Love, GM!

Thanks for the Love, GM! Valentine’s Day is about spreading the love, and we sure felt it here at The Children’s Center. Our friends from General Motors volunteered to make Valentine’s crafts with kids aged two to six, from our Autism program. Twenty one kids, seventeen [...]

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