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UPDATED OCTOBER 2014: Raising a child with special needs can be challenging. Find support by connecting with other families, parents, and caregivers in Westchester County who have kids with special needs.
Before you battle the lines at the grocery or department store, consult our comprehensive list of Manhattan's seasonal markets, including greenmarkets, farmers' markets, and flea markets throughout the borough.
UPDATED AUGUST 2014: Find u-pick farms and orchards near NYC that offer pick-your-own berries, including strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, raspberries, and more in the summer and fall. Our list includes berry picking in New York state and Long Island, New Jersey, and Connecticut.
Take a trip with your family to a railroad museum or train exhibit in the New York City area, including Manhattan, Brooklyn, Westchester, and beyond, where young and old train lovers can ride trains and explore the scenic area aboard a train.
UPDATED FEBRUARY 2015: A comprehensive selection of kid-friendly museums in the New York City area, including Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Westchester County, Rockland County, Long Island (Nassau County and Suffolk County), Fairfield County, CT, and beyond. Our museum guide features science exhibits, nature, transportation and technology innovation, and art exhibits; you'll find something for every member of your family.
Local groups offer support, inspiration, and resources for parents and families of children with special needs. Find a special needs support group, including groups for those dealing with autism, learning disabilities, ADD, in New York City, Long Island, and Westchester, Rockland, and Fairfield counties.
Your 2009 guide to Maple Sugaring in the NYMetro area.