The Balancing Act

Posted: September 16, 2018

  The Balancing Act Having a child with autism definitely has its challenges. Having additional children without a diagnoses presents an entirely new set of challenges. I have three children; Jennifer, Matthew and Lenny. Lenny was diagnosed with autism at age 2. Our schedules filled with an array of OT, Speech, BSC, TSS appointments, and I quickly learned that Lenny was going to consume a lot of our time. We…

It takes a Village

Posted: June 8, 2017

Through the years of raising three children, I’ve often heard the cliché "it takes a village.” The meaning and power behind these words never resonated so true to me until this past week, when my youngest child Lenny, my child with autism, walked across his high school stage to receive his diploma and now he prepares for his freshman year of college. Yes! College! The impossible has become possible, and…

Summer Camp!

Posted: May 5, 2017

Summer Camp is here! We are so excited to offer our Summer Camp Program at We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym – Ne Philly!  Book as many 2 week sessions as you would like! Two options are offered – Morning Session from 9am to 12pm and Full Day Session from 9am to 3pm. Ages 3 and up. Potty training is NOT required. We offer a 1 to 4 staff to child ratio. TSS or one…

Be Well Family: 9 Awesome Drop-In Gyms for Kids in Philly – Philly Mag

Posted: April 3, 2017

This time of year is rough: Everyone is dying to get out and run around after a long, cooped-up winter, but the seasonal rain, mud, wind, a freezing day, even — God forbid — snow can really get in the way. On more than one occasion, the city’s (and suburbs’) indoor kid gyms and active-play centers have saved us: Not only can you find spots geared toward everyone from toddlers on up…

Grand Opening!

Posted: October 1, 2015

WRTS NE Philly Grand Opening  - November 12th!

How Siblings of Children with Autism are Affected

Posted: March 18, 2015

How Siblings of Children with Autism are Affected As parents of children with Autism, we understand they require specialized care and attention. Depending upon which part of the spectrum a child falls under, the extent of the support will vary from helping them accomplish daily tasks to needing assisted care on a continual basis. Regardless of the extent of the therapy solutions, parents try anything and everything to give their…

7 Ways We Rock the Spectrum Helps Children with ADHD

Posted: March 18, 2015

We created the We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym (WRTS) franchise with a unique purpose: to provide children with autism and other special needs an inclusive play environment they could enjoy with their peers. At WRTS, children are able to take advantage of sensory play equipment in order to grow and develop the skills they will need later in life. Our inclusive philosophy allows children of all ability levels to…

We Rock the Spectrum is for All Parents!

Posted: March 18, 2015

The team at We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym offers a long list of activities for special needs children to participate in and enjoy with their typically developing peers. This allows parents of special needs children to have a place to take all their children and know they won’t be separated, but instead offered the opportunity to play, grow and develop together. The We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym has…

Birthday Parties at We Rock The Spectrum are For All Kids!

Posted: March 18, 2015

Birthday parties are getting bigger and bigger each year with parents trying to find a great way to celebrate the special day for their children. If you are looking for great ideas for kids birthday parties you should check out the facilities at the We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym. Their facility offers four different birthday party packages to choose from in order to celebrate your child’s special day. The…

Fun Activities for Kids with Autism at WRTS

Posted: March 18, 2015

By partnering with many non-profits and companies that are associated with and fully committed to helping children who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, the staff at We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym continues to be the leader in the development of children on the Spectrum. Their use of unique and fun equipment, toys, creative activities, and classes has made them a stand out and destination for parents of…