KOL Classes and Groups

The KOL program is an inclusive weekend recreational program for children and adolescents, ages 4 to 17 years, on the high functioning end of the autistic spectrum and related developmental differences such as ADHD and language delays.

 

NEW!! SO Fun City Sundays – Magic, Messy Crafts & Games (as seen on PIX11 NEWS)

Led by a writer from TruTVs hit show, The Carbonaro Effect, and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst, participants will learn and perform mind-blowing magic tricks, create messy experiments, design exciting games, and more in this interactive and unique program. Participants will focus on fun but also walk away with boosted confidence and strengthened friendships. Everyone who attends this inclusive program will get to keep all the tricks, experiments, and games to continue the fun at home. SO Fun City programs are modified to support all needs and abilities. SO Fun City works with schools, camps, and are the creators of Inclusion Day with The New York Mets!

Sundays
Oct 20 – Feb. 2 | Snow Day Feb 9
No class 12/1, 12/22, 12/29, and 1/19/20
Ages 7 – 11 | 9:45 – 10:30 am
Ages 12 – 17 | 10:35 – 11:15 am

 

Super Soccer Stars – Special Needs

Super Soccer Stars Special Needs is a unique program created exclusively for children with developmental disabilities. The program helps children incorporate into their lives notions of structure and task completion through entertaining and engaging soccer activities. Our unique age-specific, special needs curriculum is designed by a combination of early childhood, behavioral, ABA and soccer specialists to ensure that each child is learning, building self – confidence, enhancing social skills, and having a blast from the first moment on.

Saturdays
Oct. 19 – Feb. 1 | Snow Day Feb 8
No class 11/30, 12/21, 12/28, and 1/18/20
Ages 4 – 6 years | 9:00 – 9:40 am
Ages 7 – 11 years | 9:45 – 10:30 am
Ages 12 – 17 years | 10:35 – 11:15 am

 

Play Capoeira

Capoeira is a Brazilian form of martial arts that combines dance, music, and simple acrobatic moves.  It is played as an interactive game inside a circle with music and songs.  Capoeira helps to develop motor coordination, balance, flexibility, and an awareness of space. Students gain confidence in their physical abilities.  Skills developed include focusing, communication, and socialization. The class promotes achievement, leadership, and community through focus, discipline, and respect (FDR).

Saturdays
Oct. 19 – Feb. 1 | Snow Day Feb 8
No class 11/30, 12/21, 12/28, and 1/18/20
Ages 4 – 6 | 9:45 – 10:15 am
Ages 7 – 11 years | 10:35 – 11:15 am
Ages 12 – 17 years | 11:20 am – 12:05 pm

 

Music Makers

Music is a proven means of providing emotional comfort and relief in ways which can be adapted to meet the needs of individual children. Our music therapist provides a therapeutic experience in creating, singing, moving to, and/or listening to music in a group setting. Through musical exercises, children’s abilities are strengthened and transferred to other areas of their lives.

Sundays
Oct 20 – Feb. 2 | Snow Day Feb 9
No class 12/1, 12/22, 12/29, and 1/19/20
Ages 4 – 6 years | 10:30 – 11:00 am
Ages 7 – 11 years | 11:20 am – 12:05 pm
Ages 12 – 17 years | 12:15 – 1:00 pm

 

 ARTS Rx – Creative Movement

The Movement group creates a link between feeling, thought, and action by connecting mind and body. It seeks to improve self-esteem and relieve stress with increasing self-awareness. The ARTS Rx program utilizes movement and dance therapy to focus on the emotional, cognitive, physical, and social integration of the individual. The group helps children express and deal with emotions, helps them to communicate, and further develops social integration skills.

Sundays
Oct. 20 – Feb. 2 | Snow Day Feb 9
No class 12/1, 12/22, 12/29, and 1/19/20
Ages 4 – 6 | 9:45 – 10:15 am
Ages 7 – 11 years | 10:35 – 11:15 am
Ages 12 – 17 years | 11:20 am – 12:05 pm

ARTS Rx – Arts

Art therapy is the therapeutic use of art making as a form of expression which can open doors to communication. Many individuals with autism think visually “in pictures”. The ARTS Rx program utilizes art making within the group setting to foster social skills and provides a framework for increased self-awareness and emotional expression.

Saturdays
Oct. 19 – Feb. 1 | Snow Day Feb 8
No class 11/30, 12/21, 12/28, and 1/18/20
Ages 4 – 6 years | 10:30 – 11:00 am
Ages 7 – 11 years | 11:20 am – 12:05 pm
Ages 12 – 17 years | 12:15 – 1:00 pm

 

Swim Instruction for Children with Special Needs

For children ages 4 – 16 years
Mondays or Saturdays

This swim class is designed for children with special needs. The program aims to meet the safety and swim development of your child. Our small class sizes will ensure your child receives optimal focus and attention throughout the course. Swim class is taught by experienced certified water safety instructors.

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Interested in a class?

Fill out this form and a member of our Special Needs staff will contact you to determine which programs best fit the needs of your child.

SPECIAL NEEDS INTAKE FORM