LEGO CLUB - IN PERSON
September 10 to October 22
6-week Session on Saturdays | 10:00 am - 11:00 am | Cost is $60
Christ Community Chapel
750 West Streetsboro Street, Hudson
LEGO is a toy that is perfectly suited for individuals with special needs. It allows for creative, solitary play; it offers repetitive, stress-reducing movements that build motor skills, and it is a vehicle for social skill building and speech enhancement. In addition, LEGOs build an interest that individuals with a disability can share with their typical peers. And, LEGOs are fun! Today there are multiple practitioners as well as books and programs all focused on the many benefits of LEGO play.
WHAT TO EXPECT
By participating in the LEGO Club, individuals will:
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
NOTE: Limited scholarships are available. Please email Wendy, ASGA Support Specialist to discuss.
GUIDELINES TO PARTICIPATE
DISCLAIMER: The LEGO Club is intended to foster friendships in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere. It is not intended as therapy or treatment for autism or any mental health or physical disorders. The Autism Society of Greater Akron is not able to provide medical or psychotherapeutic advice, diagnosis, or treatment.
LOCATION / DATE / TIME / COST
If you have questions or would like additional information, please contact Wendy Cline, LSW and ASGA Support Specialist via email here or via phone at 330.940.1441 ext 1.
ASGA thanks the Charles E. & Mabel M. Ritchie Memorial Foundation for their financial support of ASGA's social clubs and Christ Community Chapel for providing the location.
About the Autism Society of Greater Akron
The Autism Society of Greater Akron (ASGA) is part of a nationwide network of affiliates with the Autism Society of America, the nation’s largest and oldest grassroots autism organization. ASGA serves Summit, Stark, Wayne, Portage and Medina counties (OH) and works locally to achieve its mission -- to create connections, empowering everyone in the Autism community with the resources needed to live fully.
ASGA is also a proud member of the Ohio Family Network (OFN), connecting people with disabilities and their families to local information and resources within their communities. OFN provides opportunities to share ideas, find solutions to common challenges and inspire and strengthen others.
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