Tagged: pediatrics plus

Pioneering Parents: Amy Denton, Community Connections

by Kyle Massey 6/9/2016 12:00 am

When Amy Denton helped to start Community Connections, a nonprofit that operates sports and activity programs for children with special needs, she got some puzzled looks over the name.

Pediatrics Plus Expanding in Conway

by Austin DuVall 6/29/2015 12:00 am

Pediatrics Plus is enlarging its Conway facility by 22,000 SF, an expansion that on completion will bring 10 new jobs.

Pediatrics Plus in Conway Adds 22,000 SF

by Alexis Hosticka 6/16/2015 11:14 am

Construction began last month to add 22,000 SF to the Pediatrics Plus facility on College Avenue in Conway. The expansion is expected to create 10 new jobs, bringing Pediatrics Plus’ total employment in Conway to 125.

Pediatrics Plus Buy Tops $8.1M Mark (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 4/27/2015 12:00 am

The sale of a 32,518-SF special needs health and education facility in west Little Rock checked in at $8.19 million.

Pediatrics Plus Purchase Leads Off Recent Million-Dollar Deals

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/23/2015 12:00 am

Two west Little Rock properties, a children’s health care and learning center and an office-retail/bowling alley project, top this week’s six-pack of seven-digit deals.

Carter McMillen Flourishes with Early Intervention, Therapies and Love

by Heather Bennett 11/1/2014 12:00 am

Given the diagnosis of Down syndrome for their newborn son Carter, Cash and Breanna McMillen immediately began to research what they could do as Carter’s parents to give him the fullest life and help him develop to his fullest potential?

Pediatrics Plus Opens Russellville Facility

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/19/2014 8:53 am

Pediatrics Plus opened its new, 23,000-SF facility in Russellville on Monday. The developmental preschool and therapy center is located at the former home of Hog Wild Fun Center. The project was $4 million for acquisition and renovations.

Arkansas Angels Shine in Spotlight with Pageantry

by Lee Hogan 6/1/2014 12:00 am

Founded by an Arkansas mom, the Angels Pageant System has expanded to 30 states and recognized more than 1,500 children with special needs. Most importantly, the program has given children and families a sense of possibility.

Milestones & Red Flags: Tips on Gauging Your Preschooler's Social Development

by Laura Weigt 2/24/2014 12:00 am

All children develop at different rates. We have heard this from our mothers and grandmothers for years. But, how do you know if your child’s development is on track? How do you know if he or she has met the appropriate social and emotional milestones?

Pediatrics Plus Expanding to Russellville, Adding 50 Jobs

by Mark Carter 2/7/2014 10:41 am

Pediatrics Plus will expand to Russellville later this spring, adding 50 new jobs and and injected an estimated $2 million into the community, the firm announced Friday.

School Crossings: Get the Scoop on Cool Awards, Student Volunteers, Big Events at Little Rock Schools

by Little Rock Family Staff 1/15/2014 12:00 am

Another semester is in session of Little Rock Family's School Crossings. Catch up with what's been happening at these public, private and parochial schools.

More Valley Heights Apartments Move in Bailey Buy (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 6/17/2013 12:00 am

A 126-unit piece of a Little Rock apartment project is under new ownership after a $4.4 million sale. Cantrell Heights LLC, led by John Bailey, bought a 4.9-acre portion of Valley Heights Apartments at 6900 Cantrell Road from Centennial Bank of Conway.

Making the Connection at Pediatrics Plus

by Lindsey Watson 6/1/2013 12:00 am

In ten years, Pediatrics Plus has grown from a home-health business to a multifaceted center that provides assistance to young people of all conditions.

Pediatrics Plus Acquires LearningRx Franchise

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/25/2013 9:22 am

Pediatrics Plus has acquired the LearningRx franchise for central Arkansas, it announced Monday.

Pediatrics Plus to Open New $7.2 Million Therapy Center

by Lance Turner 12/5/2012 10:30 am

Pediatrics Plus schedules a grand opening for 11:30 a.m. Thursday at its new 31,000-SF, $7.2 million facility at 1900 Aldersgate Road in Little Rock.

Samari’s Strides: The Boy Who Never Stopped Trying To Walk

by Ashley Gregg 11/1/2012 12:00 am

When Samari Hood was first carried through the doors of his developmental preschool in April 2009 by his mom, Stephanie, neither one knew if he would one day be able to walk through these same doors. Four years later at age seven, Samari not only can walk through the doors but open and close them as well.

Photo Album: Rollin' On the River, Kickoff Classic and Peeks At Some New Digs

by LR Family Staff 10/1/2012 12:00 am

Little Rock Family catches up with the Easter Seals at the river, takes in the first football games of the 2012 high school season and offers some sneak previews of new construction that has taken place this summer in and around Central Arkansas.

Conway: Dyslexia Project Raises Awareness About Learning Disability

by Savannah Butler 8/1/2012 12:00 am

Conway resident Kim Lorey Head has founded a new nonprofit, The Dyslexia Project, to start a new conversation about the disability. In fact, the speech therapist with Pediatrics Plus Therapy and a mother to two young boys debunks several common myths about the disability and presents a different picture.

Amy Smith: Fostering an Understanding

by Amanda Hoelzeman 6/1/2010 12:00 am

Amy Smith, mother of four, answers the call to foster and adopt, helping neglected children in Arkansas reclaim their childhood.


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