Special Kids Day is a not-for-profit, 501(c)-(3) organization dedicated to providing celebratory events for children with disabilities and their families in environments designed to accommodate their special needs.


View a Comcast interview with Rich Rosenberg about Special Kids Day
(Feb 2017)


Upcoming Events


Sunday, April 23
9:30am - 3:30pm
Brookfield Zoo


Party for the Planet - Recycling Event at Brookfield Zoo.  Along with York High Schol Key Club, we will collect used/useable shoes and backpacks for free distribution to the children of the Sioux Indian Reservation in Pine Ridge, S.D. 
Alternate drop off site: Elmhurst Photo Boutique at 535 Spring Road

Sunday, June 11
Butterfield Park, Elmhurst


Party for the Playground for Everyone! See your newest play ground in Elmhurst. Built for inclusive play by all children. Especially designed beyond ADA requirements so those with special needs and their families, school mates and neighbors can join together in friendship and safe play.
Sunday, Oct 22
SKD Halloween Dance
Details to come.
Weds, Dec 6
Wilder Mansion, Elmhurst
Annual SKD Holiday Party
Details to come


This Playground for Everyone is a brand new totally accessible universal playground at Butterfield Park in Elmhurst. More than ADA compliant, with components for persons with disabilities.It's now open and ready for play!


Some of the SKD board members at the Nov 5 dedication:


A few photos from the groundbreaking on June 18:

Rich Rosenberg - Chairman of Special Kids Day 



View photos from our 2016 Special Kids Day Holiday party.