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Special Needs Social Club -- March 18, 2019

March 14, 2019

It's not too late to register for the Special Needs Social Club scheduled for Monday, March 18, 2019, 5:30-7:00 p.m.  This is a community effort sponsored by Springfield Public Schools, Springfield Park District, UCP Land of Lincoln, and The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago.  These monthly meetings are an opportunity for children with disabilities to cultivate friendships, foster peer relationships and work to develop social skills.

This month the students will be participating in Yoga and Mindfulness Training.  The class will focus on empowering students by providing them with skills and tools that lead to improved self-awareness, impulse control, confidence and resiliency in the classroom and beyond.  Parents will continue learning about transition to adulthood, in particular Employment: Job Coaching, Supported Employment and Customized Employment.  A light meal will be served. 

RSVP by calling Mary Wyman at 525-3060.