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.

Commonpoint Queens is proud to offer programs specifically designed to meet the social, emotional, educational, and recreational needs of children with autism spectrum disorders and other disabilities. An individual interview is required for each of these programs so that our professional team can welcome your child and assist in the selection of programs that would be most successful.

Classes observe social distancing protocols in accordance with New York State Department of Health guidelines. All instructors and class participants are required to wear masks. For more information on health and safety protocols, click here.

Below are our class offerings for Spring 2021. Monday classes are $80, all others are $90, or purchase our unlimited package for $225. All participants will have an intake before registering online – please email [email protected]commonpointqueens.org to register. Space is limited!

Yoga with Anneliese
9 Sundays beg. April 25
2:00-2:45 p.m. (Ages 5-7)
3:00-3:45 p.m. (Ages 8-11)

Yoga helps children by stretching, strengthening and building their coordination. Yoga also gives children renewed focus, attention and enthusiasm for learning new things later in the day or even later that week. Children that practice yoga not only gain an improved level of concentration but they also manage stress and build mindfulness.

Dance/Zumba with Dani
8 Mondays beg. April 19
6:00-6:45 p.m. (Ages 5-7)
7:00-7:45 p.m. (Ages 8-11)

Children learn fitness dances, play fun motivational games and learn new rhythms and styles of music and culture. This class creates fun and motivating dances designed just for kids using the Zumba concept and hip-hop.

Karate/Self Defense with Ziggy
9 Fridays beg. April 23
5:00-5:45 p.m. (Ages 5-7)
6:00-6:45 p.m. (Ages 8-11)

Our Karate class helps children redirect their natural impulses toward aggression and channels them in constructive, helpful, and beneficial ways, while helping them learn about respect, focus, honor and discipline.

 

For more information, please email [email protected]commonpointqueens.org.

 

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