Get Ready for Halloween



Halloween is a fun and exciting time for many children. However, Halloween can cause fear and anxiety for many children with special needs – they may face challenges with sensory overload, feeling comfortable, happy, or safe. As a parent of a child with special needs, Halloween takes a great deal of planning and ingenuity. AbilityPath has put together some resources to help make Halloween a positive experience for your child.

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Enduring Halloween is an AbilityPath article with helpful tips to parents on preparing their child for this holiday.

Trick or Treating Social Story to share with your child to prepare them for Halloween.

Dream Mom is a mom blogger that has posted pictures of her child in a wheelchair in different Halloween costumes she has made for him.

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