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First ‘Beeping Egg Hunt’ to be held at Commons Cafe

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Every spring, organizations across the five boroughs host a variety of Easter egg hunt celebrations. For children and parents with disabilities, actively participating in these fun and festive events is not always possible. An agency called City Access New York (CANY) noticed and is now working to change this. CANY assists […]

Easter Egg Hunt For The Visually Impaired

A new event was held on Staten Island to make sure children with disabilities aren’t excluded from holiday festivities. The first Beeping Easter Egg Hunt in New York City took place Thursday at the Common Cafe in Bloomfield. It was hosted by the Non-profit City Access New York which tries to promote inclusion for the […]

Local Mom Organizes Beeping Easter Egg Hunt for Visually Impaired Kids

Holly Bonner, a mother of two, lost her eyesight after a long battle with breast cancer. With no vision, she found it extremely  difficult to participate in the small joys of parenting, most recently including Easter egg hunts. With the help of local officials, this Staten Island mom created beeping easter eggs to help kids with […]