Families with special needs share magical moments with Santa as Salmon Run Mall hosts Santa Cares

WATERTOWN, NY —  Salmon Run Mall will host the sensory-friendly holiday event, Santa Cares, for families with all spectrums of special needs.

WHAT: Santa welcomes all ages and abilities!  This sensory-friendly holiday event allows families with all spectrums of special needs to experience the time-honored tradition of a visit with Santa, in a comforting environment prior to public hours.  Accommodations are made to support the sensory, physical, and developmental needs of this special audience.

WITH: Sensory-Friendly Santa Experiences are held in partnership with Cherry Hill Programs and Autism Speaks

WHEN: Sunday, Dec. 8, from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

COST: While visits with Santa are welcome and always free, Santa photo packages will be available for purchase. Space is limited. To locate and reserve a time to attend, visit www.shopsalmonrunmall.com, under the Events page or visit www.AutismSpeaks.org/Santa

WHERE: at the Santa Set at Salmon Run Mall, Exits 45 or 46 off I-81, Watertown