CHILDREN WITH AUTISM REQUIRING EXTRA SUPPORTS (CARES)

ABOUT THE PROGRAM:

 

CARES is for children ages 10-17,with autism, who are registered with

 

UCF CARD, and require additional support in the community.  

 

This program allows their caregiver/guardian to attend the activities with them (supports are there for

 

support only and do not participate in activity if one. ie.bowling,painting, etc).

 

This program will meet Spring and Fall for a total of 8 sessions over a

 

16 week period.  Regisration is required and attending all 8 sessions is highly recommended for higher  

 

outcomes.

 

The program will focus on social skills, communication skills, fostering  friendships, community support

 

and building relationships while reducing  behavior.

 

Parent's and or caregiver must attend with child.

 

If you think this program is best for your child contact your UCF CARD  Autism Disorder Specialist. If you

 

do not know who your Autism Disorder  Specialist is email pals.florida@gmail.com and we will email the

 

proper information.