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Activities for Brooklyn Families with Children with Special Needs in April

Activities for Brooklyn Families with Children with Special Needs in April

We've gathered the best family-friendly events for children with special needs in Brooklyn this April.

CP Soccer for Kids With Cerebral Palsy FREE
WHEN: Feb. 3 - Jun. 16, Sundays, 1-3pm
WHERE: Cadman Plaza, Cadman Plaza East, New York, NY
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: CP soccer is a league for kids with cerebral palsy, hemiplegia, or traumatic brain injury.
WANT TO GO? 347-328-3390.

Sing-a-long at Hill Country Food Park with Lloyd H. Miller
WHEN: Apr. 3 - 24, Wednesdays at 10:30am
WHERE: Hill Country Food Park , 345 Adams St., Brooklyn , NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Lloyd H. Miller, founder and frontman of the Deedle Deedle Dees, hosts a new weekly sing-a-long at Hill Country Food Park — visual cues, manipulatives, volume moderation, a wide choice of seating options (rugs, stools, banquets), physical supports, and space for kids to take breaks and do their own thing make this an event that is suited for children with disabilities.
WANT TO GO? $10 per family. 718-885-4608.

Mark Morris Dance Group Family Fun Series: Broadway Jazz (Adaptive Dance)
WHEN: Saturday, Apr. 6, 4:30-5:30pm
WHERE: Mark Morris Dance Center, 3 Lafayette Ave., Fort Greene, NY
AGES: 5-8, Adult
WHAT: In honor of Autism Awareness Month, explore dance in a class which is specifically designed to support sensory, communication, movement, and learning needs.
WANT TO GO? $25 family of 2-3; $30 family of 4-6. 718-624-8400.

Spring Sprouts: An Event for Children with ASD
WHEN: Sunday, Apr. 7, 11am-12pm
WHERE: Lefferts Historic House, 452 Flatbush Ave., Prospect Park, NY
WHAT: In this exclusive event for children with autism spectrum disorder the museum will open an hour early so you and your family can get the farm ready for spring planting.
WANT TO GO? $3 suggested donation. 718-789-2822.

Self Care Pop Up: Special Needs Families and Supporters FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Apr. 13, 10am-1pm
WHERE: Wyckoff House Museum, 5816 Clarendon Road, East Flatbush, NY
AGES: 3-5, 5-8, 9-12, Adult
WHAT: Learn how to use stress management techniques, yoga and relaxation exercises, and fun self-love actions so that you can maximize caring for your child with special needs.
WANT TO GO? 718-629-5400.

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