If you have a child with special needs ages 3-6, you may be eligible for the “Minds at Play” program at Volunteers of America. Funded through the OMRDD (Office of Mental Retardationa and Developmental Disabilities), you may want to sign up your child for a day of VOA has a large enclosed outdoor playground and an indoor gym. Activities include: Music, Art, Computers and Storytelling! Groups are run by certified teachers; three assistants in each room. Space is limited. Children must be ambulatory.
Location: Volunteers of America, Staten Island Early Learning Center, 10 Joline Lane, Staten Island, NY 10307
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., two Saturdays per month, 11 months of the year
Contact Bonnie Wohl, Education Director (718) 984-7900