Social Groups

Social Groups

Tween Social Group

FEAT-NT’s tween social group is for children grades 3rd through 8th with high functioning autism/Aspergers. This program, called Connecting Cool Kids, provides two hours of social games and dinner for the children. This non-clinical, parent run, social group focuses on the skills necessary to have a friend over to play – greeting, sharing, turn taking, staying with a friend, flexibility in how a game or activity is done.  Parents will work directly with their children to help them engage and have fun with others.

When: 1st Saturday night of each calendar month
Time: 6:00-7:30
Where: The FEAT-NT Resource Center & Library

 

Teen Social Group

FEAT-NT’s teen social group is for teens 13 to 18 years of age with high functioning autism/Aspergers. This program provides two hours of social games and dinner for the teens. This non-clinical, parent run, social group focuses on the skills necessary to have a friend over to play – greeting, sharing, turn taking, staying with a friend, flexibility in how a game or activity is done. Parents are encouraged to stay and work with the group to help them engage and have a meaningful social experience.

When: 4th Wednesday night of each calendar month
Time: 6:30-8:00
Where: The FEAT-NT Resource Center & Library

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