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Health and Wellness

AIDS Arms:

Alzheimer’s Association - Greater Dallas Chapter:

American Cancer Society:

Bryan’s House - a special-care facility in Dallas for children affected by HIV or AIDS, children with other special health needs, and their families:

Children’s Medical Center - Student Programs:

Chlidren’s Cancer Fund:

Compassionate Hands Hospice Volunteer:

Compassionate Hands Hospice - Office Assistant

Dallas Regional Medical Center:

Interfaith Housing Coalition - opportunities to work with kids in the after school and evening programs:

Leukemia Texas:  If you’d like to volunteer at any of their events, contact:

Methodist Richardson Medical Center

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America:

Muscular Dystrophy Association:

Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation: Mytonoic Dystrophy is a common form of muscular dystrophy.  The foundation is an advocacy group dedicated to spreading awareness, offering information, and proposing legislation concerning this inherited disorder.

Parkland Hospital (summer program):

Play Kickball/Cure Children’s Cancer:

Ronald McDonald House Dallas (for ages 18 and older):

Scottish Rite (summer program): 

Texas Health Resources (summer program):

VA Medical Center, Dallas - improving the lives of veterans who are in the hospital.   Here’s the number for the Dallas hospital: 214-857-0428

Shelton School serves bright, creative students from three years through twelfth grade who learn differently.   Shelton also offers programs on Saturdays and during the summer for students who do not attend Shelton during the week.

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The Evaluation Center evaluates children, adolescents, and adults to obtain a complete picture of the client through psychoeducational, neuropsychological, and/or psychological evaluations and makes recommendations for remediation.

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Shelton offers teacher education for educators, parents, and the community through courses offered online and in person.  Materials are also for sale that support the coursework and implementation of our varied programs. 

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Shelton provides evaluations and therapy for children and adolescents with articulation, fluency, voice, language, auditory processing and reading problems at the clinic and with children at private schools throughout the DFW metroplex.

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The fact is, Shelton has been sharing information and expertise with individuals, professionals and schools since its inception. It's part of Shelton's mission.

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