The New Milford Youth Agency will offer a variety of programs for children and teens with special needs, and their friends and families, in the coming weeks.

Offerings will include a Halloween costume party for all school-aged children Oct. 28 from 1 to 3 p.m. at The Maxx on Railroad Street; a teddy bear picnic for children in grades K-3 Nov. 6 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Youth Agency at the JPCC; and a family hike Nov. 17 at 10:30 a.m. at the train tunnel at Steep Rock Preserve in Washington.

Registration is required by calling the Youth Agency at 860-210-2030.