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Independently Me: Wednesdays!

Every Wednesday
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - Wednesday, December 13, 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.

Wednesday is health day! Participants will learn how to cook a healthy meal and discuss proper eating habits with a Registered Dietitian at Hy-Vee. Then, after eating their own delicious meal they just cooked, participants will work out at the Genoa Fitness Center and learn basic exercises.

The goal of this program is to improve cardiovascular endurance, muscle tone, flexibility, gross motor skills, and learn cooking skills and healthy eating habits.

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

Location:

Participants will meet KSRA staff at Hy-Vee at 9:00 AM and will need to be picked up at the Genoa Fitness Center at 3:00 PM (KSRA will transport between Hy-Vee and Genoa Fitness Center)

Fee:

Res. $35 / Non-Res. $45 per session

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

Session Dates/Registration Info:

-IMW-9/6 (Register by Aug 30)

-IMW-9/13 (Register by Sept 6)

-IMW-9/20 (Register by Sept 13)

-IMW-9/27 (Register by Sept 20)

-IMW-10/4 (Register by Sept 27)

-IMW-10/11 (Register by Oct 4)

-IMW-10/18 (Register by Oct 11)

-IMW-10/25 (Register by Oct 18)

-IMW-11/1 (Register by Oct 25)

-IMW-11/8 (Register by Nov 1)

-IMW-11/15 (Register by Nov 8)

-IMW-11/29 (Register by Nov 15)

-IMW-12/6 (Register by Nov 29)

-IMW-12/13 (Register by Dec 6)

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+)