This group meets Tuesdays from 3-7pm in a variety of community settings. Group members learn and practice techniques and strategies to acquire and strengthen social relationship and interpersonal skills, and social responsiveness. Independent travel is encouraged.
The Cooking Class meets at the Sheldon Village community room from 10am to 2pm on Mondays. Group members learn techniques and strategies used to plan, shop for, and prepare simple meals. Emphasis is on nutrition, food safety, and ease of preparation. Each group member will be assigned a food item to bring or an appropriate amount of money to purchase the item.
One on one support for independent living may include.
-Safe living in both community and home -Planning, organizing and time management -Goal setting and problem solving -Personal Finances and budgeting -Basic meal preparation and Budgeting -Basic housekeeping
-Personal hygiene -Independent travel
The Craft Group meets from 1-4pm on Wednesdays at Sheldon Village. Classes focus on bringing out creativity while doing easy and affordable crafts. We provide the opportunity and support to gain social, relationship and interpersonal skills; and appropriate social responsiveness in a peer group setting. A small monthly fee of $5 will be charged for materials.
The Bowing Group meets on Fridays from 10am to 2pm at Emerald Lanes. We have bowling and a sit down social lunch together. We work with group members to solve social issues with peers and community members, improve relationship and interpersonal skills, and increase social responsiveness. We teach appropriate Bowling technique and etiquette. Independent travel is encouraged.
This group meets Thursdays from 10am to 2pm at Sheldon Village community room. This group learns and practices a wide variety of safe home and community living skills. We emphasize safe plan making, independent travel, problem solving and making safe choices at home and in the community. We have a variety of community outings to practice newly acquired skills
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