The number of children with special needs such as ADHD, Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder, Anxiety, Down Syndrome, Developmental Delays, or other Learning Differences.
1 in 6 children under the age of 18 experience sensory processing symptoms that could affect their everyday lives.
1 in 6 children aged 3 through 17 years have a one or more developmental disabilities according to the CDC
1 in 7 children aged 2 to 8 years has a diagnosed mental, behavioral, or developmental disorder according to the 2011-12 National Survey of Children’s Health.
1 in 20 children in the US have Sensory Processing Disorder according to the Star Institute.
More than 1 in 10 school aged children in the US have received an ADHD diagnosis according to the CDC in 2015.
1 in 45 children, ages, 3-17, have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder According to the National Health Interview Survey.
Approximately 1 in every 700 babies in the United States is born with Down Syndrome – about 6,000 each year
Approximately 129 million children worldwide have ADHD according to The National Resource Center on ADHD.