Autism Connections

 
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 2017 SUMMER FUN PROGRAM in Autism Connections 

Volunteers must be at least 16 years old for this volunteer opportunity, and must have had prior experience working with children.

Program takes place at Eisenhower Elementary School in Southfield

24500 Larkins St. Southfield, MI 48033

Number of volunteers: 2 to 3 per summer program camp

Summer fun provides a fun, recreational setting blended with therapeutic and academic supports. Our Activity Specialists focus on art, music, outdoor recreation, gross motor play, sensory activities, weekly field trips, and more. Our program staff provide communication, sensory, and behavior supports needed to build skills and provide for a successful summer experience! Individual IEP goals may also be addressed in the program. Grouping and programming is based on age and includes 6-8 participants per group with a 1:3 staff to child ratio. One on one Individualized Intensive Programming is also available for this program. 

We need volunteers like you to assist with the Autism Program! Activities volunteers will assist with include: structured activities, weaving in both play and social opportunities to involve the campers, including music, art sensory, outdoor play and more. Volunteers will be assisting staff members of Autism Connections. Must be available to volunteer for at least 3 days a week per each camp (6 days total). Summer Program take place at Eisenhower Elementary School, 24500 Larkins Street, Southfield, MI 48033 . Background checks and negative TB test results required.

Summer Program dates: 

Session 1: June 26-July 7 (omit Monday July 3 and Tuesday July 4) THIS VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY IS FULL

Session 2: July 10-21--THIS VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY IS FULL

Session 3: July 24-August 4-- THIS VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY IS FULL

Session 4: August 7-August 18 need 2 volunteers 

 

 For volunteer requirements, please contact Volunteer Manager, Peggy Kerr peggy_kerr@judsoncenter.org or 248-837-2019 

 

 

 Kids Night In (Ages 3-12)

Volunteering takes place at Judson Center Royal Oak Location: 4410 W. 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, 48073

FALL DATES WILL BE POSTED HERE IN AUGUST FOR VOLUNTEERING

Must be at least 14 years old to volunteer, and have experience working with children. 

Volunteers needed to assist with Kids Night In, a support service for families! Parents drop off their kids (ages 3-12) at Autism Connections for a night of movies, snacks, games and fun! Autism Connections Team Members and Community Volunteers provide a fun night in for the  kids while parents get a fun night out! All applications and background checks need to be completed at least one month in advance for this volunteer opportunity.

Kids Night In (Ages 3-12)

Must be at least 14 years old to volunteer, and have experience working with children. 

Volunteers needed to assist with Kids Night In, a support service for families! Parents drop off their kids (ages 3-12) at Autism Connections for a night of movies, snacks, games and fun! Autism Connections Team Members and Community Volunteers provide a fun night in for the  kids while parents get a fun night out! All applications and background checks need to be completed at least one month in advance for this volunteer opportunity.

Number of Volunteers needed on each night: 5-8, dependent on number of children enrolled. 

 For volunteer requirements, please contact Volunteer Manager, Peggy Kerr peggy_kerr@judsoncenter.org or 248-837-2019

Number of Volunteers needed on each night: 5-8, dependent on number of children enrolled. 

 For volunteer requirements, please contact Volunteer Manager, Peggy Kerr peggy_kerr@judsoncenter.org or 248-837-2019

 

  

 

Due to the nature of the work we do, Judson Center upholds the privacy of the children, adults and families we serve. Therefore, photos and names may be changed to protect identity.