14 VIRTUAL SESSIONS VIA GOTOMEETING ON TUESDAY – THURSDAY AND FOUR IN PERSON COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES ON SELECTED SATURDAYS IN 2021
VIRTUAL PROGRAM: WEEKDAYS 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
COMMUNITY ACTIVITY: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM SOME SATURDAYS
The program will focus on development of independent life skills, including self-advocacy, independent living, communication skills, and strategies for developing positive relationships. Sessions include a variety of community based outings, during which participants will put a previously learned skill into action. Parents will participate in a simultaneous support group, as well as a weekly session debrief, in which the participants will engage parents in the skill learned that day.
November: 17, 24
December: 1, 8, 15, 22
January 14, 16, 21, 23, 26, 28,
February 4, 6, 11, 13, 23, 25
At this time, the program is designed for young adults that meet the following criteria (and who are not eligible for OPWDD services or OPWDD HCBS waiver programs):
Be between the ages of 14—21
Be verbal / speaking
Be able to be in group setting with a facilitator support
Attend entire group session (no more than 3 absences)
Be able to communicate in English
Be able to speak either English or Spanish
Attend the group sessions (no more than 3 absences)
Provide IEP / evaluation to corroborate diagnosis
Complete an application, including parental areas of needs & information
Se proveerá servicio de interpretación para padres que lo firstname.lastname@example.org
Accepted families will receive case management services in English and / or Spanish!
Contact our intake line 212 643 2840 ext. 336 at any time between 9:00 am to 3:00 pm to register for this program. For more information, please contact Paola Jordan 212-643-2840 email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.