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Rye Nature Center
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen
Children with special needs are invited to bring a family member or caregiver with them to the Nature Center to enjoy animal programs, hikes, and o...
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Upper East Side
Morning at the Museum is a Smithsonian program that provides access to a museum for individuals with cognitive and sensory processing disabilities ...
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Botanic Garden invites you to make a special morning visit to the ...
Art League of Long Island
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
This series will provide each participant and his/her special loved one a precious opportunity to bond together while creating something beautiful....
The Minskoff Theatre
$25.50 and up
Take in a sensory-friendly performance of The Lion King. This show is performed in a welcoming, supportive environment for individuals on the ...
In celebration of Deaf Awareness Week, the Waterfront Museum invites you to a screening of the PBS Documentary, Deaf Jam followed by an interactive...
Staten Island Children's Museum
Judith Scott was an American fiber sculptor born with Down Syndrome. Create fiber sculptures and honor her legacy.
$55; $70 couple
Why is it so hard for your child to stay organized and motivated? Join this 2-hour workshop to learn to reduce the stress and help your child ...
Museum of the Moving Image
$5; free for children younger than 3
Exclusive Museum access for families on the autism spectrum. This early access hour, before the Museum is open to the general public, will allow vi...
$15 adults; $11 students and seniors; $7 youth ages 3–17
Dir. James Bobin. 2014, 107 mins. DCP. With Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey, Ty Burrell. The criminal mastermind Constantine, a Kermit the Frog look-...
Cinema Arts Centre
$40; $20 children younger than 18
This special Krishna Das Concert is a fundraiser to support Orkestai Farm and Elija Farm. Both farms work with young people on the spectrum, f...
Saddle Rock Ranch
Enjoy cocktails and a country buffet. Proceeds benefit the community therapeutic riding and Veterans’ programs.
Syosset Public Library
This sensory-friendly show is a “turtle-riffic” musical experience that is designed to engage with children through songs, comedy, move...
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
The Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) puzzle piece has come to represent those affected by the condition. Create your own puzzle to support Autism Awa...
Staten Island Zoo
The Staten Island Zoo is once again proud to be going blue in partnership with Autism Speaks, providing a friendly, judgment-free environment for f...
Learn about braille, create braille nametags, and investigate Daltonism, or color blindness, through a series of activities.
In this live webinar, learn why is it so hard for your child to stay organized and motivated? Join this 2-hour workshop to learn to reduce the...
Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium
Free event for children with special needs and their families. Activities include a sensory garden, specimens to examine and planetarium show....
The Chai Center
A time for teens to get together, hang out, do some crafts, and make friends. You must be registered with the Friendship Circle to be considered fo...
October 09, 2018 - November 13, 2018
Tween, Teen, Adult
Introduction to computer coding. This class is very popular and limited space is available. You must be able to commit to the full 6 week cou...
October 03, 2018 - November 14, 2018
Young elementary, Teen, Adult
Learn the latest Hip Hop steps, get some exercise, and have fun while making friends. You must be registered with the Friendship Circle to be consi...
October 15, 2018 - November 26, 2018
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
Music can impact social and cognitive development. Learn how it can help you regulate your system and keep you calm. You must be registered w...
June 03, 2018 - October 07, 2018
Chuck E. Cheese's
Chuck E. Cheese's is open 2 hours early on the first Sunday of each month, specifically for children with autism and other special needs. ...
June 02, 2016 - December 31, 2018
Thursday and Saturday-Sunday, 2-4:45pm
Brooklyn Children's Museum
$9; $1 for children 1 and younger
In this inclusive space, children of all abilities can explore their senses. The Sensory Room is a welcoming environment for children with autism s...
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