UPDATED APRIL 2014: Are you looking for the most comprehensive guide to special needs resources in Long Island? Our special needs guide has listings for therapists, special needs camps, medical experts, advocates, and special needs support groups in Suffolk County, Long Island, including Huntington, Babylon, and Smithtown, and Nassau County, Long Island, from Glen Cove to Long Beach, and North Hempstead.
UPDATED OCTOBER 2014: Are you looking for the most comprehensive guide to special needs resources in the New York City area? Our NYC special needs guide guide has listings for therapists, special needs camps, medical experts, advocates, and special needs support groups in Brooklyn, Queens, and Manhattan, from Williamsburg to the Upper West Side.
UPDATED OCTOBER 2014: Are you looking for the most comprehensive guide to special needs resources in the Westchester area? Our guide has listings for therapists, special needs camps, medical experts, advocates, and special needs support groups for families in Larchmont, Scarsdale, White Plains, Valhalla and all of Westchester County, NY.
Get extra homework help for your kids outside of school with after-school tutoring or homework help classes, or supplement their education with additional math classes and foreign language classes to help them gain good studying habits.
UPDATED JULY 2015: We have Westchester County after-school programs for kids. Our listings for kids after-school activities in Westchester feature academic programs and tutoring, theater, music, and dance classes, sports teams and programs for kids, and more fun after-school activities for kids in Westchester. NYMetroParents gives you the most complete guide. After-school programs in Westchester County are here!
UPDATED JULY 2016: 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.
UPDATED JULY 2015: This list of swimming program options for kids in the NYC suburbs covers Rockland County, including neibhrohoods such as West Nyack, Nanuet, Upper Saddle River, and New City. If you're looking for swimming lessons for kids in Southeast, NY, this list offers local options for swimming pools in the local Rockland area.
UPDATED JULY 2015: A list of gymnastic classes, programs, and gymnasiums for children on Long Island, from Nassau County, including Syosset, Merrick, and Plainview, to Suffolk County, including Smithtown and Hauppauge.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Your children can learn how to swim with our list of the best swimming classes and swimming pools for kids on Long Island, including Babylon, East Hampton, Islip, Riverhead, Kings Park, Patchogue, and Huntington Station.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Looking for music and theater studios on Long Island where your kids can take music classes and theater classes? Here you'll find a list of local music and theater studios in Nassau County including New Hyde Park, Great Neck, Port Washington, Roslyn, Syosset and Bellmore, and Suffolk County, including Farmingdale, Oyster Bay, and Stony Brook. These music and theater studios for kids on Long Island offer guitar classes, theater programs, and singing lessons.
UPDATED JULY 2016: Find dance studios and gymnastics programs for kids on Long Island. These dance classes for kids include lessons in ballet, jazz, modern, and hip hop and the gymnastics studios for kids have professional instructors. You can find dance and gymnastics studios in Nassay County, including Long Island City, Port Washington, Levittown, Bellmore, Valley Stream, Syosset, and Suffolk County, including Commack, Stony Brook, and East Patchogue.
UPDATED JULY 2016: If you're a Long Island parent looking for sports and fitness classes for kids offered on Long Island, this is the list for you. These sports and fitness programs on Long Island offer classes for kids including zumba, horseback riding, skating, and yoga. These sports and fitness centers are located on Long Island in Nassau County, including Lindenhurst, Syosset, Jericho, Port Washington, and Bellmore, and Suffolk County, including Hauppauge, Old Bethpage, Amityville, Medford, Ronkonkoma, and Port Washington.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Looking for a new after-school activity for your children? We've compiled a list of mixed martial arts studios that offer karate, self-defense, taekwondo, and jiu-jitsu classes for kids on Long Island, from Nassau County, including Hicksville, New Hyde Park, and Seaford, to Suffolk County, including Port Jefferson, East Northport, and Patchogue.
UPDATED JULY 2016: Help your child succeed in all school subjects with extra academic enrichment programs, tutors, after-school programs and homework help sessions throughout Long Island, from Nassau County including Oyster Bay, Glen Cove, Long Beach, and North Hempstead, to Suffolk County including Babylon, Islip, Huntington, and Smithtown.
UPDATED JULY 2016: New York City has a lot of options when it comes to music and theater programs for kids. Here's a list of music and theater studios that offer classes for kids in Manhattan in neighborhoods like the Upper East Side, Upper West Side, Greenwich Village, Midtown, Chelsea, Tribeca, Financial District, and Murray Hill.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Find tennis courts and tennis professionals in Manhattan to teach your child how to play tennis in NYC. We have kids tennis classes and programs taught by local professionals in Union Square, Chelsea, Midtown, the Upper East Side, or the rest of Manhattan.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Does your child love to be in the water? Consult our list of top notch facilities that offer swimming classes and lessons for kids in New York City, including locations on the Upper East Side, the Upper West Side, Harlem, East Village, West Village, SoHo, and Midtown.
UPDATED JULY 2015: A list of gymnastic classes, programs, and gymnasiums for children in Westchester County, including Soho, the Upper West Side, Midtown, and the East Village, to help your kids become gymnasts.
UPDATED JULY 2016: A list of dance programs for kids in Manhattan, from the Upper East Side and Upper West Side to Midtown and East Village for parents to sign their kids up for jazz, ballet, hip hop, pointe, and more dance classes in New York City.
UPDATED JULY 2016: Looking to keep your kids fit in Manhattan, NYC? Our comprehensive New York guide leads you directly to great, local Manhattan classes and programs focusing on sports and fitness, including gyms, training, family fitness, golf, baseball, and much more!
UPDATED JULY 2015: Give your kids a boost of strength and confidence, plus useful self-defense training with these great martial arts, karate, and tae kwon do classes for kids in Manhattan, NYC.
UPDATED JULY 2016: Does your child have a knack for drawing or painting? Enrolling your child in art lessons can help them develop their talents. Here's a list of art studios in Manhattan that offers art classes for kids in New York City, including studios in TirBeCa, SoHo, Greenwich Village, the Upper East Side, the Upper West Side, and Midtown.
UPDATED JULY 2016: From the Upper East Side and Upper West Side to Midtown Manhattan and the East and West Village and Tribeca neighborhoods, find a private or public school or preschool for your child. Also search for private tutors to help your student with homework, foreign language classes, and other school subjects that will help your child excel in school.
UPDATED JULY 2015: Enroll your child in theater classes in Fairfield County. There are tons of performing arts venues in Stamford, Westport, Darien, New Canaan, and beyond that provide creative performance opportunities for kids. Give your child acting lessons and youth theater experience from the best theater programs in Fairfield County.
UPDATED JULY 2015: A list of studios in Fairfield, Connecticut where kids can take music lessons and classes locally. Including music studios for kids in Riverside, Westport, Fairfield, and Wilton, this list includes places where kids can hone musical skills.