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March 25, 2016

Missing Piece USA Coming To VA!

Missing Piece Awareness is proud to announce its first Virginia business taking their commitment to the special needs community to the next level. We will be working with management and team members in Virginia Beach Sky Zone to better understand autism to assure the highest level of customer service for individuals with autism and their families. Sky Zone Virginia Beach …

More... December 7, 2015

Missing Piece USA Featured on Care Activities with Neil Hogbin

Missing Piece USA was prould to be a guest on the popular Podcast “Care Activities with Neil Hogbin”. To listen click the link below https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-ebufm-582572#.VdY-ZkrdMgo

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Missing Piece USA Featured on MadHouse TV (LI NY)

Jerry Parisi presents Autism Specialist Diane Porter and Michelle Parisi on MadHouseTV’s Long Island

More... June 4, 2015

Special Needs Long Island” Radio Interview

We were honored to be interviewed on “Special Needs Long Island” Radio by Jeffery Silverman & Ellen Victor. Listen here: http://bit.ly/1HLatSz A big thank you to both hosts for a lively discussion about how and why we train and certify businesses in autism awareness and acceptance, connect them and the special needs community- and the benefits for both individuals and families …

More... April 18, 2015

Featured in “Neighbors of Mount Sinai” Magazine

More... April 15, 2015

Sky Zone Mount Sinai Trained and Certified!

We are excited to announce that Missing Piece Awareness has trained and certified Sky Zone Mount Sinai, NY  in autism awareness and acceptance- skilled and equipped to to successfully serve jumpers of ALL abilities. Sky Zone Mount Sinai will be holding the ‘Sky Zone Cares’ Exclusive Special Needs Time the third Monday of each month from 3:00- 6:00. A personalized picture schedule to explain the …

More... March 7, 2015

Community Resource Fair

We had a great time at the Community Resource Fair in Holtsville. We had the opportunity to get the word out to families about the businesses we have trained and certified- and to meet some wonderful people!

More... March 2, 2015

Sky Zone Ocean Township Trained and Certified!

We are thrilled to announce Missing Piece Awareness has trained and certified Sky Zone Ocean Township, NJ in autism awareness and acceptance – skilled and equipped to to successfully serve jumpers of ALL abilities!   In addition to their staff being trained, special modifications and accommodations have been implemented by the management team to ensure a positive and smoother experience for it’s jumpers …

More... February 10, 2015

DaVinci Education and Research is Trained and Certified!

We are excited to announce that DaVinci Education and Research has been trained and certified in autism awareness and acceptance- skilled and equipped to successfully provide tutoring and educational support services to individuals with autism. You spoke- we listened! After receiving many requests for a tutoring center that understands the needs of individuals on the spectrum, we are enthusiastic about welcoming Da …

More... February 1, 2015

Sky Zone Raleigh Trained and Certified!

Sky Zone Raleigh has been trained and certified by Missing Piece Awareness! In addition to the staff being trained to be autism aware and accepting, special modifications have been implemented by the management team to ensure a positive and smoother experience for it’s jumpers with special needs and their families. Sky Zone Raleigh’s phenomenal team members and management are thoroughly equipped with …

More... January 5, 2015

Sky Zone Staff Members Receive National Recognition For It’s Work With Autism And Special Needs

A HUGE Congratulations to Chris and Garrett of Sky Zone Deer Park on their national recognition for their outstanding work with jumpers with special needs, winning the National Sky Zone WOW Award in December! Kudos tot Chris, Garrett and the entire staff at Sky Zone Deer Park for their dedication to the special needs community. At Missing Piece Awareness, we are exceptionally proud to see …

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Media Coverage on Sky Zone & Missing Piece Awareness

A must-read about Sky Zone Mount Sinai, NY, Sky Zone Deer Park and Missing Piece Awareness, spotlighted with rave reviews in an article. Writer Staci Gerardi, Owner of NovemberSunflower.com visited the NEW Mount Sinai trampoline park, being “big fans of the Sky Zone Deer Park location”. Read what she had to say about her experiences, her insights and feedback from and for parents about these locations, Sky Zone …

More... December 10, 2014

Dr. Kristine Watkins, DDS Family Dentistry Trained and Certified

Dr. Kristine F. Watkins DDS Family Dentistry has been trained and certified in autism awareness and acceptance. With 18 years of experience with special needs patients, Dr. Watkins’ Family Dentistry provides caring and compassionate dentistry for children and adults. She welcomes and invites families to stop by the office to meet her and her staff.  Dr. Watkins takes her time with each …

More... November 10, 2014

Westchester Special Needs Expo An Overwhelming Success

We were excited to be a part of the 2014 Westchester Special Needs Expo this past weekend. We met some wonderful parents, children, advocates and were proud to spread the word about Missing Piece Awareness, as well as promote our existing trained and certified businesses.

More... November 4, 2014

Missing Piece Awareness Featured on Push Pause News

More... October 20, 2014

Kidnastics Early Childhood Education Center Trained and Certified

We are excited to announce that Kidnastics of Center Moriches has been trained and certified in autism awareness and acceptance- fully equipped to engage children of all abilities. Kidnastics Early Childhood Development Center offers a wide variety of programs for children ages 6 months to 8 years, as well as Nursery School. Their diverse range of programs and classes support childhood development, …

More... September 27, 2014

Missing Piece Awareness Featured on Push Pause TV Program

We were proud to be featured on Fios 1 Push Pause TV program, highlighting what we do , our philosophy and how our trainings advance the businesses we work with. A big Thank You to Archie Snowden at Push pause Fios 1.

More... August 20, 2014

Imaginations At Play Trained and Certified

Imaginations At Play of Ronkonkoma has been trained and certified in autism awareness and acceptance by Missing Piece Awareness. Imaginations At Play offers both children’s and adult’s educations classes, birthday parties and open play times. Their one-of-a-kind facility features hands on education experiences which incorporate sensory and dramatic play. Their Imagination Village has many play areas setup to education and …

More... June 25, 2014

Special Feature on ABC “Above and Beyond: Inspiring Our Community”

Tune in for a special Feature on WABC-TV Channel 7 Eyewitness News program “Above and Beyond: Inspiring Our Community” featuring one of our phenomenal families and supporters! Watch on Saturday, June 28th at 7 p.m. (rebroadcast on Sunday, June 29th, 5:30 a.m.) for a half hour special of inspiring stories. The segment will focus on Deer Park High School student …

More... June 20, 2014

Lil’ Builders Trained and Certified

Lego fun for all! Lil’ Builders of Smithtown has completed training and certification in autism awareness and acceptance. It’s Lego heaven for all of our boys and girls who love to build, play, make friends and exercise their little brilliant imaginations. We are excited to add them to our growing network of certified businesses. Lil’ Builders is a one-of-a-kind, creative …

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