It’s Halloween be Mindful of Special Needs Goblins and Ghosts

It’s Halloween be Mindful of Special Needs Goblins and Ghosts

For most kids Halloween is like a dream come true but for kids with Special Needs Halloween can be extra scary. Please be patient and keep the following tips in mind:

Halloween Tips

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