Nancy Haws has been bringing her 22-year-old son, Taylor, to "Special Friends Day" for 12 years. He doesn’t have many close friends, but this event gives him a way to make new ones and establish connections. "Special Friends Day," a day joining Rutgers students and special needs children for a breadth of activities, had an uncertain future when the University’s Recreation Activities Crew disbanded last year…"Special Friends Day" took place in the Cook Douglass Recreation Center yesterday. An arc of balloons bearing Rutgers colors greeted special needs children and their parents.
/ / Children with special needs meet University ‘buddies’