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FULL: Transitional Aged Youth Socials: Pathway to Independence Ages 14-18

January 5 @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Kerry’s Place is excited to offer Transitional Aged Youth Socials (TAY Socials): Pathway to Independence, which focuses on daily living skills. The program is created for youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), ages 14-18, transitioning towards independence in completing routines, healthy eating, employment skills, post-secondary supports, and social awareness.

There are ten online sessions where participants will participate in fun and interactive activities, games, and lessons to help promote the development of new skills. Sessions are geared towards the following topics:

  • Week 1: Routine Building
  • Week 2: Healthy Eating
  • Week 3: Job Readiness
  • Week 4: Interviewing Skills
  • Week 5: Financial Literacy
  • Week 6: Identity
  • Week 7: Managing Emotions
  • Week 8: Online Safety
  • Week 9: Post-Secondary Support
  • Week 10: Wrap up and Review

Transitional Aged Youth Socials: Pathway to Independence will be delivered virtually via Zoom. The Zoom link will be e-mailed by a Kerry’s Place staff two business days before the event start.

To participate, the following is required:

  • Mobile Device, Tablet or Computer
  • An internet connection
  • Speakers and a microphone
  • A webcam

Participant Age: 14-18
Ratio: 4 participants : 1 staff (8 participants max)

Cost: No Cost

Sample Session Date: Thursday, January 5, 2023
First Session Date: Thursday, January 26, 2023
Last Session Date: Thursday, March 30, 2023
Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm

Registration closes: Friday, December 30, 2022

Group Registration Process:

For further information related to the groups registration process, please visit the website link here: https://www.kerrysplace.org/group-services-registration-information/

Cancelled by Kerry’s Place: Kerry’s Place may cancel a program due to low enrollment or unforeseen circumstances. If this occurs, and the activity cannot be rescheduled, participants will be notified as quickly as possible and attempts, within reason, will be made to help the attendee enroll in a new session.

Cancelled by Supported Person/Family: For effective planning, when possible, Kerry’s Place appreciates five business days’ notice of cancellation before the start of the workshop/training.



January 5
5:00pm - 7:00pm
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