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Independently Me: Tuesdays!

Every Tuesday
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - Tuesday, December 12, 2017

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

This program focuses on a variety of daily living skills, community integration and FUN for participants! Each day is registered separately and focuses on a different set of skills and activities. This program is designed by a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS).

The goal of this program is to assist with independence, community resources, social skills, and social/peer interactions.

Receive a discount when we register and pay for ALL Independently Me! program dates prior to 8/25/17:
Res $1366 ($5.79 per hour) / Non-Res $1846 ($7.82 per hour)

See specific program days for individual pricing and registration deadlines.

Volunteer with us on Tuesdays! This program will assist participants with volunteering opportunities in their community, while increasing their daily living skills and independence! Volunteer opportunities can include: local animal shelters, Feed My Starving Children, Walnut Grove Farm and much more! Participants will bring a sack lunch, a snack, and a refillable water bottle.

Participation Criteria:

Must have a moderate to high level of ability (no 1:1 staff provided) and:

-Able to complete assigned activities and outings.

-Able to express, verbally or with a reasonable accommodation, emotions/feelings/wants/needs while appropriately interacting with peers.

-Must display a desire to engage in leisure/recreation and volunteerism.

-New participants must successfully complete a mandatory assessment to determine eligibility.

Location:

Participants will meet KSRA staff at Sports & Recreation Center, 1765 4th Street, DeKalb, IL at 9:00 AM and will need to be picked up at the same location at 3:00 PM (KSRA will transport between the Sports & Recreation Center and planned activities)

Fee:

Pay daily or receive a discount if you register and pay for ALL Tuesdays prior to 8/25/17 –
Res $462 / Non-Res $602

Session Dates/Registration Info:

-IMT-9/5 (Register by Aug 30)

-IMT-9/12 (Register by Sept 5)

-IMT-9/19 (Register by Sept 12)

-IMT-9/26 (Register by Sept 19)

-IMT-10/3 (Register by Sept 26)

-IMT-10/10 (Register by Oct 3)

-IMT-10/17 (Register by Oct 10)

-IMT-10/24 (Register by Oct 17)

-IMT-10/31 (Register by Oct 24)

-IMT-11/7 (Register by Oct 31)

-IMT-11/14 (Register by Nov 7)

-IMT-11/28 (Register by Nov 14)

-IMT-12/5 (Register by Nov 28)

-IMT-12/12 (Register by Dec 5)

Min/Max:

Min. 3 / Max. 5

Transportation:

Limited transportation from KSRA staff is available upon request for an additional $10.00 per trip fee (one way). This will be based on a first-come/first-serve basis and dependent upon location and staff availability.

*Programs & locations subject to change due to unforeseeable circumstances. Participants and families will be notified of any changes prior to the activity.

Categories: Adult (18+)