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With Halloween right around the corner, the stores are lined with Halloween candy, decorations and costumes! During this time of year children are deciding on who they want to dress up as, and getting ready for the big night of ‘trick-or-treating!’

There are different things to keep in mind for Halloween if you have children or family members with special needs wanting to participate in the festivities.

Below are some Halloween Tips for Families with Special Needs. Feel free to share with your family and friends the resource below. What are some tips and tricks that you have used during Halloween?

For additional resources on Halloween preparations for families with special needs, check out ‘Planning Ahead for Halloween: Less Tricks, More Teats.’

You can download and print the PDF version of Halloween Tips for Families with Special Needs!


 This MFLN-Military Caregiving concentration blog post was published on October 13, 2017.