We provide access to critical programs and services to children and teens with disabilities, ages birth to their 21st birthday, living in the 15 Missouri and 15 Illinois counties surrounding St. Louis.
St. Louis-area children and teens with disabilities grow and change each day, and so do their needs. Variety’s critical services and innovative programs evolve and expand along with Variety Kids so they can continue to redefine their abilities and reimagine their possibilities. Learn more about Variety’s record-setting year.
Through Variety programs, 94% of Variety Kids gain the skills they need to experience their world as fully as possible.
82% of families report seeing their Variety Kid gain or maintain independence at home, school, or in the community.
90% of families report that their child demonstrates belief in themselves, their abilities, and their possibilities.
Variety Kids participated in 4,163 hours of engaging recreational activities like Adventure Camp
Variety Kids used their medical equipment for 2,160,970 hours, an all-time record
Variety Kids accessed a record 3,617 hours of therapy services, a growth of 28%