Programs for Children with Developmental Disabilities in Forest Hills

Commonpoint Queens is proud to offer programs designed to meet the social, emotional, educational, and recreational needs of children with autism spectrum disorders and other disabilities.

These 10 class sessions all take place in the evenings, from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm, and cost $135 Members/ $160 Non-Members, except for Snapology $150 Members / $175 Non-members. Schedule changes from season to season, below are our class offerings for Fall 2019.

For more information or to register for these classes, please contact Alia Vias, Assistant Program Director at [email protected] or by calling (718) 268-5011 ext. 165

Programs for Children Ages 5-8

Snapology – 10 Mon. beg. Oct. 7 ($150 Members / $175 Non-members)

Snapology creates an environment that encourages children to create and interact with materials and technology enabling them to explore solutions through hands-on “playful” learning.

Karate Kids – 10 Tues. beg. Oct. 15 

HI YAH! In our energetic karate class, children will have the opportunity to learn basic karate skills while helping them focus on discipline, routine, regulating their emotions and behaviors all in a fun, energetic environment!

Soccer Stars – 10 Wed. beg. Oct. 2 (up to age 12)

Soccer Stars is an engaging children’s soccer program that focuses on social development and soccer skills.

Social Time – 10 Thurs. beg. Oct. 3

Social Time offers an opportunity for youth to practice their social skills by developing play, conversation skills, friendships, communication skills, social boundaries, and so much more!

Programs for Children Ages 9-16

Building Blocks – 10 Mon. beg. Oct. 7

Building Blocks is designed to teach youth valuable life skills while also working on social skills. We will be exploring money management, travel training, group planning and problem solving, and so much more! Our goal is for youth to gain independence and learn the core life skills they will need as they grow!

Snapology – 10 Tues. beg. Oct. 15 ($150 Members / $175 Non-members)

Snapology creates an environment that encourages children to create and interact with materials and technology enabling them to explore solutions through hands-on “playful” learning.

Shake It Up – 10 Wed. beg. Oct. 2

Shake your body until you drop- a dance fitness program that makes exercise less like a gym class and more like a dance party! Children will have the ability to twist and twirl to the music. This class will  have them up and moving in a fun and playful environment while learning safe routines and connecting with their inner dancer.

Karate Kids – 10 Thurs. beg. Oct. 3

HI YAH! In our energetic karate class, children will have the opportunity to learn basic karate skills while helping them focus on discipline, routine, regulating their emotions and behaviors all in a fun, energetic environment!

Programs for Children Ages 17-21 – 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Building Blocks – 10 Mon. beg. Oct. 7

Building Blocks is designed to teach youth valuable life skills while also working on social skills. We will be exploring money management, travel training, group planning and problem solving, and so much more! Our goal is for youth to gain independence and learn the core life skills they will need as they grow!

Shake It Up – 10 Wed. beg. Oct. 2

Shake your body until you drop- a dance fitness program that makes exercise less like a gym class and more like a dance party! Children will have the ability to twist and twirl to the music. This class will  have them up and moving in a fun and playful environment while learning safe routines and connecting with their inner dancer.

 

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