GRACE Foundation Weekly Update – Information for Families w/Children with Autism

  • CLUB L.I.F.E. (Learning, Independence, Fun, Empower) Location: 264 Watchogue Road Friday Nights 6:00pm-9:00pm This is a socialization program for teens and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Participants will plan a weekly schedule of activities under the supervision of trained staff. Activities include but are not limited to social interaction with peers, on site movies, video games, seasonal activities, community service and daily living skills.
  • MEDICAID SERVICE COORDINATION The Grace Foundation provides Medicaid Service Coordination. Medicaid Service Coordination is a Medicaid State Plan service provided by the Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities (OMRDD) which assists persons with developmental disabilities and mental retardation in gaining access to necessary services and supports appropriate to the needs of the individual. For assistance and further information please contact Lina Suarez at 718-983-3800.
  • PARENT SUPPORT GROUPSREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Support groups meet the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Meetings are held at 264 Watchogue Road. Please contact Dolores Ragazzo at the Grace Office 718-983-3800 to register.
  • SOCIAL SKILLS CLASSES FOR INFORMATION ON THE SOCIAL SKILLS CLASSES PLEASE CALL DAWN BEACHAM AT THE GRACE OFFICE 718-983-3800.
  • RECREATION PROGRAMS: For additional information or to register for any of the recreation programs, please call Dawn Beacham at the GRACE office 718-983-3800.
  • BOWLING AT SHOWPLACE located at 141 East Service Road -off Victory Blvd. Sundays, 10:00am – 11:30am.GYM PROGRAM – Saturdays Saturdays. P.S. 55, 54 Osborn Street, Staten Island. Please call the GRACE office at 718-983-3800 for further information. Session 1 – 9:15am-11:15pm Session 2 – 11:30am- 1:30pm
  • LITTLE LEAGUESundays Great Kills Little League, Greaves Avenue 10:00am-12:00pm
  • SWIMMING – Saturdays Elizabeth Connelly Center Therapeutic Pool 930 Willowbrook Road
Medical form is required from the Elizabeth Connelly Center pool.
Please call the GRACE office at 718-983-3800 for further information.
  • Mother’s Night Out – Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. – Jimmy Max Restaurant, 280 Watchogue Road – $25.00 per person R.S.V.P. GRACE office: 718-983-3800 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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