Santa Claus Visits for Special Needs Children

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Santa Claus visits for special needs children in Metro Detroit and Southeast Michigan for 2018. Sensory Friendly Santa opportunities for children with ASD symptoms, mental or physical impairments. These events include Santa visits that make the holiday season easier for parents of children with mental or physical impairments or special needs.

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Santa Claus Visits for Special Needs Children – Metro Detroit Michigan 2018

Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 4p-8p
Special Needs Santa Visits at the Village of Rochester Hills
Village of Rochester Hills (NE corner of Walton Rd and Adams Rd in Rochester Hills, MI)
The Village of Rochester Hills has a special Santa who has experience in working with children with special needs come in for these visits. No appointment is necessary. This is a FREE event. Bring your cameras!

Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 9:30a-10:45a AND Sunday, December 9, 2018 from 9:30a-10:45a
Great Lakes Crossing Sensory Santa
Great Lakes Crossing (District 7)
Sensitive Santa has dimmer lights and softer music, creating a welcoming, sensory-friendly environment for children with special needs. Plus, reserve online for your time slot and avoid long lines. Sunday, December 2 and Sunday, December 9, from 9:30a-10:45a. By reservation only. Reserve Date 1 Here. Reserve Date 2 Here.

Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 9a-10:45a AND Sunday, December 9, 2018 from 8a-9:45a
Special Needs Santa Claus Visits at Twelve Oaks Mall
Twelve Oaks Mall (27500 Novi Road, Novi, MI 48377)
Families with special needs can experience the time-honored tradition of a visit with Santa during an event created just for them. Must pre-register. Session 1 Registration. Session 2 Registration

Sunday, December 2, & Sunday December 9 from 10a-noon
Sensory Santa at Oakland Mall
Oakland Mall (412 W 14 Mile Road, Troy, MI 48083, 248-585-6000, website)
This event is held in partnership with Autism Speaks. There is no admission charge, however photo packages that capture holiday memories will be available for purchase at the event. Session 1 registration. Session 2 registration.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from 11a-1p
Jingle Bell Ball Lunch
White Lakes Banquet Center (991 N Williams Lake Rd, White Lake, MI 48386)
Hosted by Oakland County Parks Adaptive Recreation. For individuals 18 & older with developmental disabilities. Pasta and salad, music, dancing and a visit from Santa. Gift for participants only.. Pre-registration is required as walk-in registration will not be available. For more information, contact 248-424-7081 or Adaptive@oakgov.com. Deadline to register is NOV 28. Visit OaklandCountyParks.com to register.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from 6:30p-8:30p
Jingle Bell Ball Dinner
White Lakes Banquet Center (991 N Williams Lake Rd, White Lake, MI 48386)
Hosted by Oakland County Parks Adaptive Recreation. For individuals 18 & older with developmental disabilities. Pasta and salad, music, dancing and a visit from Santa. Gift for participants only.. Pre-registration is required as walk-in registration will not be available. For more information, contact 248-424-7081 or Adaptive@oakgov.com. Deadline to register is NOV 28. Visit OaklandCountyParks.com to register.

Friday, December 7, 2018 from 4p-6p
Sensory-Sensitive Santa Visits
Apollo Early Childhood Center (2029 North Milford Rd)
Hosted by Huron Valley Recreation & Community Education. Watch Polar Express, enjoy holiday crafts, and a visit with Santa. Parents are welcome to take pics. Events are all self-directed to allow children to move at their own pace. For cost info and to register, visit www.hvs.org/activities/hvrce/register-now/

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 from 6:30p-8:30p
Holly Jolly Holiday
Madison Hts Community Center (29448 John R Rd, Madison Hts, MI 48071)
Hosted by Oakland County Parks Adaptive Recreation. For individuals 18 & older with developmental disabilities. Pasta and salad, music, dancing and a visit from Santa. Gift for participants only.. Pre-registration is required as walk-in registration will not be available. For more information, contact 248-424-7081 or Adaptive@oakgov.com. Deadline to register is DEC 4. Visit OaklandCountyParks.com to register.

This Santa Claus Visits for Special Needs Children page is intended to be used as a guide. Oakland County Moms does not endorse these events. Oakland County Moms is not responsible for changes to event descriptions, event times or details being altered without notice or cancellations.

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