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AUTISM INITIATIVE

The Autism Initiative Project is offering the following free programs for participant families, who meet eligibility criteria:
 
Afterschool Art Program, Friends are We! Building Social Skills through the Arts
This interactive after-school program will offer children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), from ages 3 up to 13 years old, with social skills development through the arts. The program involves the participation of students’ parents to learn skills taught and then to reinforce them at home and in their communities. Students will explore various visual art forms in an interactive small group setting. The program involves the participation of students’ parents to learn skills taught and then to reinforce them at home and in their communities. Students will explore various visual art forms in an interactive small group setting.

Please, contact Ms. Doris Rodriguez at 212-643-2840 Ext. 342 or send an email to autisminitiative@sinergiany.org to learn more about program eligibility, Fall 2019 and to request an application. Space is limited.

Registration is open for our first session of our After school Art Program, Friends Are We!


 
¡Programa Después de la Escuela, Somos Amigos! Desarrollando Destrezas Sociales a Través de las Artes
Este programa interactivo, ofrecerá a los niños con diagnosticados con Trastornos del Espectro Autista (ASD) -de edades comprendidas entre los 3 y 13 años de edad- la oportunidad de desarrollar habilidades sociales a través de las artes. El programa incluye la participación de los padres quienes aprenderán habilidades que podrán practicar en el hogar y en sus comunidades. Los estudiantes explorarán diferentes formas de arte visual en un entorno pequeño.

Puede solicitar una aplicación y verificarsi cumples los requisitos del programa, por favor contacte a la Srta. Doris Rodriguez al 212-643-2840 Ext. 342 o envíe un correo electrónico a la dirección autisminitiative@sinergiany.org, cupo es limitado.

Inscipción esta abierta para el pimer ciclo de nuestro programa de arte, Somos Amigos!
 
Session I:
Wednesday, October 9, 16, 23, 30 and November 6 y 13, 2019. Program will take place at Sinergia, Inc. 
Time: Wednesdays 4:30 pm—5:30 pm
 
Sesión I:
Fechas: 9, 16, 23, 30 de octubre 6 y 13 de noviembre de 2019. El programa  se llevará a cabo en Sinergia, Inc.
Hora: Miércoles 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
Session II:
Wednesday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 and February 5 and 12 de 2020. Program will take place at Sinergia, Inc.
Time: Wednesdays 4:30 pm—5:30 pm
 
Sesión II:
Fechas: enero 8, 15, 22, 29 y febrero 5 y 12 de 2020 se llevará a cabo en Sinergia, Inc.
Hora: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
Mid-Winter Recess
Dates: February 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 of 2020 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at Sinergia, Inc.

Vacaciones de Invierno
Fechas: 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 de febrero 2020 de 10:00 am a 11:00 am en Sinergia, Inc.
 
Teen program

“The Integrated Transition Program” for ASD Teens & Parents
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. 

Dates:
2019

December 7, 14

2020
January 11, 18, 25
February 1, 8, 15
March 14, 21, 28
April 4, 11, 18, 25
May 9, 23, 30
 
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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):

Teen should:
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
 
Parent should:
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 necesite

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 pjordan@sinergiany.org or autisminitiative@sinergiany.org.