Physical Activity, Trips, Events

What you need to know

  • Any change in routine may produce anxiety, fears, and/or worry.  Crowds and loud noise may be hard for some children.
  • If you live in New England (USA) and qualify, Northeast Passage offers Therapeutic Recreation and Adaptive Sports programming.

What you can do

  • Be proactive and discuss any change in schedule or setting with the child ahead of time.
  • Use social stories and pictures to help them understand the change.
  • Encourage use of their communication system to help them process concerns.