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Arlene is Teaching Tolerance “Staff Pick”

Arlene is Teaching Tolerance “Staff Pick”

Arlene On the Scene was recently named “Staff Pick” by Teaching Tolerance, an amazing organization dedicated to reducing prejudice, improving intergroup relations and supporting equitable school experiences for our nation’s children.

Talking With Classmates about CMT

Talking With Classmates about CMT

Six year old Miah was understandably nervous, apprehensive. It was hard enough to wear leg braces to school every day, but talk about it? Maybe that was a bit too much… Not with the help of her family! Older sister Erin, who also lives with Charcot-Marie-Tooth,...
School Outreach Program Spreads Its Message Nationwide

School Outreach Program Spreads Its Message Nationwide

Arlene has been on the road again! We visited fourteen schools in our home state of Rhode Island in early April. Wow, was it good to go home again! From Narragansett to Quidnessett, Coventry to Providence, Warwick to Johnston, we met amazing students at every school....
School Outreach Program Update

School Outreach Program Update

HNF’s School Outreach Program is having its best year yet, with nearly fifty schools visited in 2012-2013. We’ve expanded our reach, from Massachusetts to Chicago to Dallas. In the three years since the inception of this program, we’ve spoken to...
School Outreach Program and Team CMT Kids

School Outreach Program and Team CMT Kids

Arlene is going to Dallas! HNF has added a new component to its successful School Outreach Program, aimed at deepening students’ understanding of disability as a difference that can be embraced as one part of a beautiful whole. Through Team CMT Kids, schools can join...
March 2013: Arlene sequel available!

March 2013: Arlene sequel available!

Arlene, the Rebel Queen will be available in March! You can get a copy on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, or most other retailers and wholesalers.  Bulk orders for your school can be placed directly through HNF. Contact Carol for more information. Kids are always asking us,...
Arlene On the Scene Sequel!

Arlene On the Scene Sequel!

Are you ready for the sequel? Arlene is! Coming in March 2013, the sequel to parent and teacher favorite, Arlene On the Scene will be on the shelves! Apparently, she has more to say. Arlene, Rebel Queen continues the story of young Arlene navigating the rocky...