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


Saturday, June 11


Sunday, June 11
Butterfield Park, Elmhurst

Party for the Playground for Everyone! See your newest playground in Elmhurst. Built for inclusive play by all children. Especially designed beyond ADA requirements so those with special needs and their families, schoolmates and neighbors can join together in friendship and safe play.
Saturday, Aug 19
10am - noon
At Park & Prospect in Elmhurst
Special Kids Carnival - For children with special needs and their families.

Sunday, Oct 22
Diplomat West, Elmhurst

Halloween Dance

Costumes welcome but not required.

Weds, Dec 6
3:30 - 8pm
Wilder Mansion, Elmhurst
Annual SKD Holiday Party
Visit Santa, make a craft, eat cookies! Celebrate the holiday season.


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.