Social & Life Skills Club (15-20 years old) 1 hour session
Designed for Teens and Young adults with different abilities and special needs (including Autism Spectrum Disorder, Learning Disabilities and ADHD).
The ideal learner for this group has a diagnosis of Aspergers or high-functioning autism and a well developed verbal language system but experiences difficulties navigating social situations and maintaining conversations. Through the use of role play, games, and other fun activities, participants will practice better conversational skills, learn to show interest in others and learn the nuances of verbal and nonverbal communication.
Saturdays January 4 – March 7
No Class February 15
Time: 9:30 – 10:30am
Member Fee: $315 /Regular Fee: $350 HST
Schwartz/ Reisman Centre
The Schwartz/Reisman Centre is a non-profit organization that welcomes everyone.
The J Inclusion Services mission:
To ensure that every single member of our community is able to experience the joy and fulfilment that comes from being part of a caring, diverse community. Our Inclusion Services department empowers young people aged 4-22 who have different abilities and challenges by giving them opportunities to grow, connect and participate in a meaningful way.
At the Schwartz/Reisman Centre, we respect and honour the unique gifts and strengths that each of us possesses. We emphasize the value, dignity and capabilities of every individual and strive to offer every person the opportunity to participate in our JCC community and to contribute in a meaningful way.
We are dedicated to ensuring that dignity, integration and equal opportunities are embedded in all aspects of the JCC culture. We are pleased to offer community-based recreational programs designed to meet specific needs identified to us by people with disabilities and their families.