The Kinney Centerfor Autism Education and Support

has a two-fold mission: to educate and train the autism professionals of tomorrow, while supporting and serving the individuals and families affected by autism today.

The Kinney Center seeks students with high aspirations of serving children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), their families, schools, service providers and community. Students will be challenged to approach the autism field in a creative, spirited and meaningful way, and to work to produce the best possible outcomes for those with ASD. The Kinney Center is committed to helping individuals with autism live greater.

Feb 15
Mon to Tue, February 15, 2016 to February 23, 2016
The Kinney Center’s Adult Skills Program is combines of both social and independent living skill sets. Participants will receive a group Social Skills lesson, 1:1 instruction for both Social Skills and Life Skills and prepare a group meal.
Feb 20
Sat, February 20, 2016
12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
The SJU Women's Basketball Team is hosting an Autism Awareness game and reception for Kinney families and supporters.
Feb 20
Sat, February 20, 2016
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
On Saturday evenings during the academic year the Kinney Center hosts monthly installments of Family Night Out. This recreational program is a great opportunity to drop-off your child for a night of fun and guided support. Running at the same time as our SibShops, the Kinney Center has entertainment for the whole family! Reclaim three hours on a Saturday to catch up on life or just relax.
Feb 23
Tue, February 23, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
The Kinney Center’s Youth Social Skills Program is designed for children with autism, ages 3 to 13. This one-hour program meets once a week, and focuses on teaching and improving social interaction in a group-learning environment.
Feb 24
Wed, February 24, 2016
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
The Kinney Center's Transitional Social Skills Program helps adolescents with autism (ages 14 to 18 years old) improve social interaction skills in a group-learning environment, while beginning instruction on life and vocational skills. Instruction will also emphasize generalization of skills across different settings, and long-term maintenance of skills after the program's end.
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