Now Enrolling for Summer Friends

Tuesday | 02.28.17

Summer Friends: A Day-Camp for Teens on the Autism Spectrum

Niantic, CT

July 5th- August 4th, Monday- Friday 2-5pm

* Alternative Schedules Permitted

 

The LIVECTA Programs Summer Friends is back! Join old friends and new this year as we celebrate our 12th year of programming.

Summer Friends is a day-camp for Middle and High School students on the Autism Spectrum that provides instruction in social skills, independent living skills, and community engagement. The program’s semi-structured environment delivers social instruction through age appropriate, student driven activities, including built-in interactions with typical peers.

Eligibility:
  • Aspergers, HFA, NLD, PDD- NOS, Social communication disorders
  • Low average-high intelligence
  • Emotional, behavioral andpsychological stability
  • Grades 6-12

Indicators of Success: 

1) Self Awareness (e.g. understanding effect of behavior on others, understand/control emotions)
2) Relationships (e.g. recognize and identify different kinds of relationships and ways of interacting in different contexts, relationship boundaries)
3) Communication (e.g. understand body language, using social media safely and appropriately)

Limited grant funding is available, inquire today!

Contact:

Sonja Buccheri
sbuccheri@lvecenter.com
860.445.7626 ext. 101

Click HERE for the flyer